The Ancient Parish of GREAT EDSTONE
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"GREAT EDSTONE, a parish in the wapentake of Rydale; 2 miles SSE. of
Kirkbymoorside. The living is a vicarage, in the patronage of the Marquis of
Salisbury; incumbent, the Rev. Christopher Roberts. Pop. 156.
Over the south door of the Church is a Saxon Dial with an inscription,
similar to that at Kirkdale, but not so perfect. -Young."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]
- Here are photographs of Churches etc. in the parish:
- This parish is covered (or partly covered) by the following Societies:
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