[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"KIRKBY MALHAMDALE, a parish-town, in the west-division and liberty of Staincliffe; 6 miles E. of Settle, (by the Post Road, 11 miles,) 9 from Skipton, 10 from Kettlewell, 11 from Gisburn, 50 from York. Pop. 204. The Church is a vicarage, dedicated to St. Michael (see Churches
for photograph), in the deanry of Craven, value, £6. 13s. 4d. p.r. !£43. 10s. Patron, the Duke of Devonshire." (There is further information for Kirkby Malhamdale
Information on the following places in this Parish is contained on a supplementary page.
- Gordale Scar
- Malham Moor
- Malham Water House
[Description(s) edited from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson © 2013]