The Ancient Parish of EASBY
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. © 2010]
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"EASBY, a parish in the wapentake of Gilling West, and liberty of Richmondshire;
1 mile E. of Richmond, pleasantly situated on the banks of the Swale. The parish
church here is dedicated to St. Agatha (see Churches for photograph). The living is a vicarage, in the
patronage of the King, of which the Rev. Caleb Readshaw, M. A. is incumbent. The
principal inhabitants of the village are Robert Jaques, Esq. Abbey house, and
Captain James Jackson. Pop. 105."
(There is further information for Easby).
Information on the following places in
this Parish is contained on a supplementary page.
- Brompton Upon Swale
- Saint Trinian's Hall
- Here are photographs of Churches in the parish:
- The following churches have their own web-sites:
The Abbey of St Agatha, Easby
- The following places are within the boundaries of this (ancient)
parish, but I have no further information on them other than
the Ordnance Survey Landranger Grid reference shown:
- (NZ150037) Aske Moor (Farm)
- This parish is covered by the following Society:
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