The Ancient Parish of COLD KIRBY
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. © 2010]
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"COLD KIRBY, a parish in the wapentake of Birdforth; 5 miles W. of Helmsley.
The Church is an ancient edifice (see Churches for photograph), in the diocese of Chester; the living is a
donative in the patronage of Thomas Duncombe, Esq. of which the Rev. George
Dixon, is curate. Population l85."
"HAMBLETON HOUSE, in the township and parish of Cold Kirby; ¾ mile SW. of Cold
Kirby, 7 miles from Thirsk and Helmsley, 14 from Northallerton; celebrated as a
training-ground for Race-Horses."
- A transcription of the 1914-1918
Memorial Plaque in Cold Kirby Church porch.
- This parish is covered by the following Society:
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