The Ancient Parish of BURTON LEONARD
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"BURTON LEONARD, a parish-town, in the lower-division of Claro, liberties of St.
Peter and Knaresborough; 4 miles N. of Ripley, 5 miles from Boroughbridge,
Ripon, and Knaresborough, 22 from York. Pop. 518. The Church, peculiar, is a
vicarage, dedicated to St. Helen, in the deanry of Boroughbridge, diocese of
Chester, value, ~£3. 1s. 0½d. p.r. *£73. 10s. Patron, the Dean and Chapter of
[Description(s) edited from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson © 2013]
- Here are photographs of Churches etc. in the parish:
- This parish is covered (or partly covered) by the following Societies:
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