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[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]

"BRAITHWELL, a parish-town, in the upper-division of Strafforth and Tickhill; 5 miles from Tickhill, 6 miles NE. of Rotherham, 8 from Doncaster, 45 from York, Pop. 438. The Church is a vicarage, dedicated to St. James, in the deanry of Doncaster, value, ~£7. 7s. 6d. p.r. £70. Patron, the King."

"BRAMLEY, in the parish of Braithwell, upper-division of Strafforth and Tickhill; (Bramley Hall, the seat of John Fullarton, Esq.) 4 miles E. of Rotherham, 10 from Doncaster. Pop. 310. Here is a Chapel of Ease to Braithwell."

"BRAMLEY GRANGE, in the parish of Braithwell, and wapentake of Strafforth and Tickhill; 4 miles E. of Rotherham."

"LAMBCOTE GRANGE, a farm-house in the township and parish of Braithwell, liberty of Tickhill; 5 miles from Tickhill."

"MICKLEBRING, in the township and parish of Braithwell, upper division of Strafforth and Tickhill; 5½ miles E. of Rotherham, 9 from Doncaster."

[Description(s) edited from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson © 2013]


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