The Ancient Parish of OVER SILTON
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. © 2010]
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"OVER SILTON, (or High Silton) a parish in the wapentake of Birdforth; 6 miles
E. of Northallerton. The parish church (see Churches for photograph), is a perpetual curacy, in the
patronage of the Earl of Fauconberg, and the Rev. Edward Greenwood is the
incumbent. Pop. 94."
"KEPWICK, in the parishes of Leake, Cowesby, and Over-Silton, and wapentake of
Birdforth; 1¾ miles SE. of Over Silton, 8 miles NNE. of Thirsk. Pop. 170."
- -(See Leake for directory)
- Here are photographs of Churches etc. in the parish:
- The following Churches have their own websites:
- This parish is covered by the following Society:
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