Geographical and Historical information from the year 1835.
[Transcribed by Mel Lockie © from
"WELBURY, a parish in the wapentake of BIRDFORTH,
North riding of the county of YORK, 6 miles
N.N.E. from North Allerton, containing 257 inhabitants.
The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry
of Cleveland, and diocese of York, rated in the king's
books at £7- 2. 11., and in the patronage of the King,
as Duke of Lancaster. The church, dedicated to St.
Leonard, has been lately rebuilt."
Lewis's Topographical Dictionary of England 1835]
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