The Ancient Parish of ARMTHORPE
[Description(s) edited from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson © 2007]
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"ARMTHORPE, a parish-town, in the lower-division of Strafforth and Tickhill; 4
miles NE. of Doncaster, 7½ from Bawtry and Thorne, 40 from York. Pop. 359.
The Church is a rectory, dedicated to St. Mary, in the deanry of Doncaster,
value, £8. 18s. 9d. Patron, the King."
"WARTERTON, in the parish of Armthorpe and wapentake of Strafforth and Tickhill;
5 miles NE. of Doncaster; the seat of the ancient family of Waterton several of
whom have served the office of High Sheriff. Robert Waterton, Esq. was master of
the horse to King Henry V."
- Here are photographs of Churches etc. in the parish:
- A transcription of the
Memorial Plaque for those who died at Markham Main Colliery.
- This parish is covered by the following Society:
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