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Wintringham

[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]

"WINTRINGHAM, a parish in the wapentake of Buckrose; 7 miles ENE. of Malton The church is dedicated to St. Peter (see Churches for photograph); the Rev. L. Grainger, Dean, is the curate, and the patronage is in the Strickland family. Pop. including Newton and Linton, 326.

This Church was given by Eustace Fitz-John to his Priory at Malton; the Impropriator pays the curate 6s. 8d. per Sunday."


"EAST KNAPTON, in the parish of Wintringham, and wapentake of Buckrose; 1½ miles N. of Wintringham, 7 miles NE. of Malton. For details see Knapton (below)."


"KNAPTON, (East and West), in the parish of Wintringham, and wapentake of Buckrose; 1½ miles NNW. of Wintringham, 7 miles NE. of Malton. The river Derwent at this place is navigable for small vessels. Population, 206."


"LINTON, in the parish of Wintringham, and wapentake of Buckrose; 2¼ miles SE. of Wintringham, 10 miles E. of Malton."


"LINTON GRANGE, in the parish of Wintringham, and wapentake of Buckrose 11 miles E. of Malton."


"PLACE NEWTON, in the parish of Wintringham, wapentake of Buckrose; (a seat of George Strickland, Esq.); ½ mile SSE. of Wintringham, 8 miles E. of Malton."


"WEST KNAPTON, in the parish of Wintringham, and wapentake of Buckrose; 1½ miles NNW. of Wintringham, 7 miles NE. of Malton. For details see Knapton (above)."

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

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  • The following places are within the boundaries of this (ancient) parish, but I have no further information on them other than the Ordnance Survey Landranger Grid reference shown:
    • (SE884705) Newton South Wold House
    • (SE896705) Rayslack House
    • (SE917716) Rookdale

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