Area, 5,420 acres. Gilling East wapen- take. -Population, 811 *1; Church-room, 400; Net value, £705. The Church was given to the Monastery of St. Mary, in York, by Stephen, Earl of Britain, and appropriated thereunto.
Patron, the Crown.
Valued in the King's Books, at £15. 10s.
The glebe house is fit for residence.
The Register Books commence in 1539.
TOWNSHIP OF MIDDLETON TYAS. The poor folks' close, 2a. 1r.
Thomas's dole. Interest of £20, paid on St. Thomas's Day.
John Allen's dole, 16s. per annum out of High Gatherley Farm. -Vide 6th Report, page 633.
Torre's MS., page 1661. Nonae Roll, page 233. Bawdwen's Domesday Book (Middeltun), page 69, &c. Mon. Angl., vol. iii. page 535. Whitaker's Richmondshire, vol. i. page 233.
*1 Viz. Middleton Tyas and Kneeton, 621 ; Moulton, 190.