The Ancient Parish of KIRK HAMMERTON
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"KIRK HAMMERTON, a parish in the West Riding of Yorkshire, but containing some places located within the Ainsty of York."
"SKEWKIRK, a farm house in the township of Tockwith and parish of Kirk Hammerton, 7 miles NE. of Wetherby."
"WILSTHORP, (or Wilstrop) in the parish of Kirk Hammerton; 7.5 miles WNW. of York. Pop. 95."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]