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The Ancient Parish of GATE HELMSLEY

[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]

"GATE HELMSLEY, a parish in the wapentake of Bulmer, and liberty of St. Peter's; 6 miles ENE. of York. Here is a church, dedicated to St. Mary (see Churches for photograph); the living is a vicarage, of which the prebend of Osbalderick is the patron. This village is one mile from Stamford bridge, where there is a great annual fair for cattle, cloth, &c. which was formerly held here. Pop. 209."

"STAMFORD BRIDGE, in the parish of Gate-Helmsley, wapentake of Bulmer. --See the East-Riding parish of Low Catton for an account of this village."

[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]


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