Geographical and Historical information from the year 1750.
[Transcribed by Mel Lockie © from
"CAWOOD, a parish in the West Riding of Yorkshire, on the Ouse, near Selby, and 142 m. from London, which, in the civil wars, the Ld. Fairfax held
out for the Pt. till he abandon'd this part of the country, on the approach of William Earl of Newcastle. Here is a
castle, which bel. to the Abp. of Yorkshire,"
Stephen Whatley's England's Gazetteer, 1750]
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