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

The place: MARTON LE MOOR.     Church dedication: CHAPEL.

Hallikeld wapentake. Population, vide Topcliffe ; Church-room, 230; Net value, 72.

Patron, the Vicar of Topcliffe.

Valued in 1707, at 6. 4s.; and in 1818, at 58. 17s. 4d. per annum.

Augmented in 1731, with 200; in 1769, with 200; in 1787, with 200; and in 1802, with 200 -all by lot.

There is no glebe house.

No Register Books prior to 1812. The entries were made at Topcliffe and Kirby-on-the-Moor.

School. One-fourth of the dividend on 250 navy fives. -Vide 4th Report, page 397.

Post town: Boroughbridge.

Abp. Sharp's MS., vol. iii. page 37.

Further information:
ELDMIRE. -Here was formerly a Chapel, dedicated to the honour of St. Giles, in which Sir William Darell, Lord of Sessay, founded a Chantry, A.D. 1338.

From the original book published by
George Lawton in 1842..
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by Colin Hinson. 2013.

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