[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"WHENBY, a parish in the wapentake of Bulmer; 8 miles E. of Easingwold. Here is a church, dedicated to St. Martin; the living is a vicarage, of which William Garforth, Esq. is the patron, and the Rev. William Preston the incumbent, Population, 129."
"FOULRICE, in the parishes of Brandsby and Whenby, and wapentake of Bulmer; ¾ mile WNW. of Whenby, 7 miles E. of Easingwold."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]