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

The place: LONG RISTON.     Church dedication: SAINT MARGARET.     Church type: Rectory in charge.*1.

Area, 3,490 acres. Holderness wapentake, N.D. -Population, 379 *2; CHURCH-Room, 225 ; Net value, vide Hornsea.

Patron, the Lord Chancellor.

Impropriator, the Rev. C. Constable.

Valued in the King's Books, vide Hornsea ; and in the Parliamentary Survey, vol. xvii. page 285, it is stated : " Clear value, £75. 6s. 8d."

There is a charge of £590. 8s. 2d. under Gilbert's Act, which will cease in 1852.

An Inclosure Act was passed 11th Geo. III. (Long Riston and Arnold.)

No glebe house in 1818; no return in 1834.

The Register Books commence in 1653. Deficient 1693.

Parochial Charities. -Vide Hornsea.

Post town: Beverley.

Torre's MS., page 1455. Bawdwen's Domesday Book (Ristune), pages 176. 181 ; (Arnestorp), 176. Burton's Monasticon, pages 238. 253. 386.

*1 Torre merely names the Chapel as in the parish of Hornsea.

*2 Part of the township of Arnold is in this parish; the remainder is in the parish of Swine.

From the original book published by
George Lawton in 1842..
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