The Ancient Parish of GATE HELMSLEY
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. © 2010]
[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."
- This parish is covered (or partly covered) by the following Societies:
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