Data from the 'Collectio Rerum Ecclesiasticarum' from the year 1842.

The place: BOLTON.     Church dedication: CHAPEL.

Harthill wapentake. Wilton Beacon. -Population, 103, vide Bishop Wilton.

Robert de Grey held in Bolton and Yapham one knight's fee of the Archbishop, and out of that the heir of Thomas de Bolton held one carucate of land in Bolton. Also, Ralph de Mikelfeld held the fourth part of a knight's fee, and all the residue was held by the said Robert de Grey.

There is now no Chapel at Bolton.

In the Parliamentary Survey, vol. xvii. page 387, it is stated : " To be united to Fangfoss."

There was an unreported decree in the Exchequer in Michaelmas Term, 9th Car. I. (Quere, what Bolton ?)

Parochial Charities. -No return.

Post town: Pocklington.

Torre's MS. (Peculiars), page 1068. Bawdwen's Domesday Book (Bodelton), page 47.

*1 But Bacon and Ecton erroneously say it is within the parish of Pocklington.

From the original book published by
George Lawton in 1842..
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by Colin Hinson. © 2013.