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ECCLESIASTICAL HISTORY.

Data from the 'Collectio Rerum Ecclesiasticarum' from the year 1842.

The place: BROTTON.     Church dedication: ST MARGARET OF ANTIOCH.     Church type: Perpetual Curacy.

Area, 3,560 acres. Langbarugh liberty, E.D. -Population 470, vide Skelton cum Brotton ; Chapel-room, 250; Net value, vide Skelton.

An ancient Chapel given with Skelton to the Priory of Guisbrough.

Part of the fee of Morton, held by Robert de Brus, and descended by marriage to the Thwings, and afterwards to the Lumleys, and by attainder, to the Crown, temp. Hen. VIII.

Patron and impropriator, the Archbishop of York.

Value not returned in 1818.

Augmented in 1718, vide Skelton.

No return as to glebe house.

The Register Books commence in 1653.

At Saltburn was an Hermitage belonging to Whitby Monastery.

Parochial Charities. -No return.

Post town: Guisbrough.


References:
Not noticed in Torre's MS. Abp. Sharp's MS., vol. iii. Mon. Angl., vol. i. page 408. Graves's Cleveland; page 363.


From the original book published by
George Lawton in 1842..
OCR and changes for Web page presentation
by Colin Hinson. 2013.


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