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[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]

"WALKINGTON, a parish in the waps, of Harthill and Howdenshire; 2½ miles SW. of Beverley. The church is dedicated to All Hallows (see Churches for photograph); and W. Thompson, Esq. is the patron. Population, 324.

This village consists of two parts, one of which is a copyhold manor, called Walkingham Provost Fee, belonging to Henry Gee Barnard, of Cave Castle, Esq., the other part is copyhold within the Manor of Howden."

[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]


Church History

Church Records

Community Websites

  • Alan Hardy has set up a web site called " Walkington News" which contains various items on the modern Walkington, along with History etc.



Memorial Inscriptions