The Ancient Parish of HAWNBY
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"HAWNBY, a parish in the wapentake of Birdforth; 6 miles NW. of Helmsley. The
church is dedicated to All Saints (see Churches for photograph), the living is a rectory, in the patronage
of the Cavendish family; and the Rev. Godfrey Wolley, is the incumbent.
Information on the following places in this Parish is contained on a supplementary page.
- Bilsdale West Side
- Bumper Castle
- Dale Town
- Limekiln House
- Rainsdale Graven
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]
- Haydn Scott has transcribed the following population censuses for Hawnby parish:
- Here is a photograph of
All Saints' Church, Hawnby. (The smoke is due to wood being burnt nearby).
- Justine Cornforth has transcribed the following from the BTs for Hawnby 1723 to 1853:
- The whereabouts and dates of the Registers etc. for the
Parish of Hawnby.
List of Rectors on a plaque inside the Church.
- This parish is covered (or partly covered) by the following Societies:
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