Geographical and Historical information from the year 1868.
The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland
"GATE HELMSLEY, a parish in the wapentake of Bulmer, North Riding county
York, 6 miles N.E. of York, its post town. It is situated near the river
Derwent, and is a station on the York and Market Weighton branch of the
North-Eastern railway. The village is small, and wholly agricultural. The
tithes were commuted for land under an Enclosure Act in 1769. The living is
a vicarage in the diocese of York, value £114. The church is dedicated to
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