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LEVISHAM:
Geographical and Historical information from the year 1835.

"LEVISHAM, a parish in the wapentake of PICKERING lythe, North riding of the county of YORK, 65 miles N.N.E. from Pickering, containing 152 inhabitants. The living is a discharged rectory, in the archdeaconry of Cleveland, and diocese of York, rated in the king's books at 7. 8. 1. Mrs. Skelton was patroness in 1818. John Poad, in 1783, devised an estate, after certain deductions, for the education of six poor children of this parish, and six of Lockton; the income is 12 per annum."

[Transcribed by Mel Lockie from
Lewis's Topographical Dictionary of England 1835]


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