Data from the 'Collectio Rerum Ecclesiasticarum' from the year 1842.
The place: BUTTERCRAMBE. Church dedication: ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST.
Bulmer wapentake. - Population, 176, vide Bossall; Church-room, 100; Net value, vide Bossall.
Patrons and impropriators, the Dean and Chapter of Durham.
Not valued in 1818.
4th May 1803, a faculty was granted to new-roof the Chapel and rebuild the steeple and west end wall, and to shorten the Chapel about six feet.
No return as to glebe house.
The Register Books commence in 1635.
Parochial Charities. -No return.
Post town: York.
Torre's MS., page 426. Abp. Sharp's MS., vol. iii. page 16, Bawdwen's Domesday Book (Butecrame), page 201.
*1 Archbishop Sharp says this Chapel is parochial.
From the original book published by
George Lawton in 1842..
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