The Ancient Parish of YORK SAINT OLAVE
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. © 2010]
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"YORK SAINT OLAVE, a parish in the Ainsty containing places in the North Riding."
"CLIFTON, in the parishes of York Saint Michael le Belfrey and York Saint Olave,
wapentake of Bulmer, a part in the liberty of St Peter; adjoins the north side
of York; ¾ mile from St. Olave, 1 mile NW. of York, situated on the road to
Easingwold. Pop. 469."
- -(See York Saint Michael le Belfrey for directory)
"RAWCLIFFE, in the parishes of York Saint Michael le Belfrey and York Saint
Olave, wapentake of Bulmer, and liberty of St. Peter's; 2¼ miles NNW. of York
- In 1872, Clifton was constituted a distinct parish embracing the townships
of Clifton and Rawcliffe. See
- This parish is covered by the following Society:
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