The Ancient Parish of HOVINGHAM
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. © 2010]
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"HOVINGHAM, a parish in the wapentake of Rydale; 7 miles S. of Kirkbymoorside.
(the seat of Edward Worsley, Esq.) The church is dedicated to All Saints (see Churches for photograph); and
the living is a perpetual curacy, of which the Earl of Carlisle, is the patron,
and the Rev. Robert Freer, the incumbent; there is here also a Methodist chapel.
(There is further information for Hovingham).
Information on the following places in
this Parish is contained on a supplementary page.
- South Holme
- Wool Knoll
- Here are photographs of Churches etc. in the parish:
- The following Churches have their own websites:
- This parish is covered (or partly covered) by the following Societies:
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