[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"NUN MONKTON, a parish in the West Riding of Yorkshire, but containing some places located within the Ainsty of York."
"SKIPBRIDGE, in the parishes of Moor Monkton and Nun Monkton, 8 miles WNW. of York. A small hamlet on the banks of the river Nidd, over which there is a good stone bridge, of three arches, erected about thirty four years ago." - -(See Moor Monkton
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]