The Ancient Parish of LONDESBOROUGH
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]"LONDESBOROUGH, a parish in the wapentake of Harthill; 2½ miles N. of Market Weighton; one of the places claiming to be the ancient Delgovitia. The church is dedicated to All Saints (see Churches for photograph), and the living is in the gift of the Duke of Devonshire. Population, 244." (There is further information for Londesborough).
"EASTHORPE, in the parish of Londesborough, and wapentake of Harthill; 1 mile E. of Londesborough, 2 miles N. of Market Weighton. Population included with Londesborough."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]
- Transcript of the entry for Londesborough in the "Collections relative to Churches and Chapels".
- The whereabouts and dates of the Registers etc. for the Parish of Londesborough.
- Transcript of the entry of "professions and trades" in the Baines's Directory of 1823, of the East Riding.
- Transcript of the entry of "professions and trades" in the The Post Office Directory of the, East and North Ridings, 1857
- Transcript of the entry of "professions and trades" in the Bulmers Directory of 1892. of the East Riding.
- There is further information about this parish from the National Gazetteer 1868, Yorkshire extracts.
- There is further information about this parish from the Lewis's Topographical Dictionary of England 1835, Yorkshire extracts.
- There is further information about this parish from the Stephen Whatley's Gazetteer 1750, Yorkshire extracts.
- There is further information about this parish from the Bulmer's 1892 History and Directory of the East Riding.
- Ask for a calculation of the distance from Londesborough to another place.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SE867455 (Lat/Lon: 53.89843, -0.682035), Londesborough which are provided by:
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- StreetMap (Current Ordnance Survey maps)
- Bing (was Multimap)
- Old Maps Online
- National Library of Scotland (Old Ordnance Survey maps)
- Vision of Britain (Click "Historical units & statistics" for administrative areas.)
- English Jurisdictions in 1851 (Unfortunately the LDS have removed the facility to enable us to specify a starting location, you will need to search yourself on their map.)
- Magic (Geographic information) (Click + on map if it doesn't show)
- GeoHack (Links to on-line maps and location specific services.)
- The 1834 Electoral Roll for this parish