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

The place: OVER SILTON.     Church dedication: ALL SAINTS.     Church type: Perpetual Curacy.

Area, 3,460 acres. Birdforth wapentake. - Population, 263 *1; Church-room, 200; NET Value, 69.

Patron, Sir G. Wombwell, as Lessee pf Trinity College, Cambridge.

Valued in 1707, at 12, and in 1818, at 38 per annum.

Augmented in 1757, with 200; in 1786, with 200; in 1810, with 200 from the Parliamentary grant ; and in 1817, with 200 -all by lot ; and in 1827 with 300 from the Parliamentary grant to meet benefactions of 100 from the Master and Fellows of Trinity College, 50 from the Rev. C. Easterby Swales, Incumbent, and the inhabitants, and 50 from Mr. Marshall's Trustees; and in 1832, with 200 to meet benefaction of 200 from the Master and Fellows of Trinity College, Cambridge.

No glebe house.

The Register Books commence in 1678.

No return.

Post town: Thirsk.

Not noticed by Torre. Abp. Sharp's MS. vol. 3, p. 128. Bawdwen's Domesday Book (Siluetune), page 28. Burton's Monasticon, pages 333, 363.

*1 Viz. Kepwick, 152; and Over Silton, 111.

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

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