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Geographical and Historical information from the year 1835.

"UPLEATHAM, a parish in the eastern division of the liberty of LANGBAURGH, North riding of the county of YORK, 3 miles N.N.E. from Guilsbrough, containing 239 inhabitants. The living is a perpetual curacy, annexed to that of Guilsbrough, in the archdeaconry of Cleveland, and diocese of York, endowed with 200 private benefaction, and 800 royal bounty. The chapel is small and ancient. There is a place of worship for Wesleyan Methodists. From the village, which is pleasantly situated on a declivity, there is a fine prospect of Skelton castle and the rich vale below."

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

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