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[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]

"KIRKDALE, a parish in the wapentake of Rydale; 2 miles W. of Kirkbymoorside." (There is further information for Kirkdale).

Information on the following places in this Parish is contained on a supplementary page.

  • Beadlam
  • Bowforth
  • Bransdale
  • Ewe Cote
  • Hagg
  • Muscoates
  • Nawton
  • Nawton Lodge
  • Skiplam
  • South Field
  • Welburn
  • Wether Cote
  • Wombleton
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]


  • Here is a photograph of The graveyard, St. Gregory's Church, Kirkdale.



Church History

Church Records

Description and Travel




  • In 1873 the township of Bransdale(in this parish) joined with some other townships to become a parish in their own right. See Bransdale with Farndale Parish.

Memorial Inscriptions