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Levisham

[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]

"LEVISHAM, a parish in the wapentake and liberty of Pickering Lythe; 5 miles N. of Pickering. Here is an ancient church (see Churches for photograph), the living is a rectory, in the patronage of Mrs. Skelton, of which the Rev. Robert Skelton, is the resident incumbent. There is also a free school endowed with £12. per annum. Population, 152."


"HOLE OF HORCUM, a cave, in the parish of Levisham, wapentake and liberty of Pickering Lythe; 2 miles NNE. of Levisham, 7 miles NNE. of Pickering."

 


"NEWTON DALE, the west-side of this dale is in the township of Newton, and parishes of Pickering and Levisham, wapentake and liberty of Pickering Lythe; 7 miles N. of Pickering."

 

[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]

Archives and Libraries

  • Transcripts of the Parish registers, all the census returns from 1841 - 1901, plus a lot more Levisham material is available in the Levisham Village Archive. For more information, please contact Betty Halse by email.

Churches

Church History

Church Records

Description and Travel

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Directories

Gazetteers

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Levisham has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

Ask for a calculation of the distance from Levisham to another place.

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SE833905 (Lat/Lon: 54.303329, -0.721362), Levisham which are provided by:

Societies


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