The Ancient Parish of ALDBOROUGH
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"ALDBOROUGH, a parish-town, in the lower-division of Claro, a part in the
liberty of St. Peter; 1 mile from Boroughbridge, 7 from Knaresborough and Ripon,
16 from York. Pop. 484. The Church, peculiar, is a vicarage, dedicated to St.
Andrew (see Churches for photograph) in the deanry of Boroughbridge, diocese of Chester, value, ~£9. 19s. 5d.
Patron, the Dean and Chapter of York."
(There is further information for Aldborough).
Information on the following places in
this Parish is contained on a supplementary page.
- Branton Green
- Lower Dunsforth
- Upper Dunsforth
[Description(s) edited from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson © 2013]
- Here are photographs of Churches in the parish:
St. Andrew's Church, Aldborough view 1
St. Andrew's Church, Aldborough view 2
St. James' Church, Boroughbridge (in summer).
St. James' Church, Boroughbridge (in winter).
St. James' Church, Boroughbridge (summer, different view).
The Methodist Church, Boroughbridge.
St. Mary's Church, Roecliffe (view 1).
St. Mary's Church, Roecliffe (view 2, trying to aviod the tree!).
St. Mary's Church, Dunsforth.
St. John's Church, Minskip.
The former Methodist Church, Minskip.
- This parish is covered (or partly covered) by the following Societies:
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