The Ancient Parish of BARTON LE STREET
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. © 2010]
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"BARTON LE STREET, a parish in the wapentake of Rydale; (the seat of Henry
Cockerill Leatham, Esq.) 5 miles WNW. of Malton. The church, dedicated to St.
Michael, is antique (see Churches for photograph), and was built from the ruin of St. Mary's Abbey, York; s
it contains a great deal of curious sculpture: the living is a rectory, and in
the gift of the Marchioness of Hertford; incumbent, the Rev. Thomas Lund, A.M.,
"BUTTERWICK, in the parish of Barton le Street, wapentake of Rydale; 2 miles NNE.
of Barton le Street, 7 miles NW. of Malton. Population including Newsam, 50."
"CONEYSTHORPE, in the parish of Barton le Street, & wapentake of Bulmer; 2 miles
SSW. of Barton le Street, 5 miles W. of Malton. A very pleasant little village
close to the park wall of Castle Howard. Pop. 160."
- Here are photographs of Churches in the parish:
- The following Churches have their own websites:
- A transcription of the 1914-1918
War Memorial in Coneysthorpe Village.
- A transcription of the
Roll of Honour in the St. Michael's Church, Barton le Street.
- This parish is covered (or partly covered) by the following Societies:
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