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




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

The place: RILLINGTON.     Church dedication: ST. ANDREW.     Church type: Discharged Vicarage.

Area, 5,300 acres. Buckrose wapentake. -Population, 955 *1; Church-room, 300 *2; Net value, £105. -This Church, together with half a carucate of land, was given to the Abbey of Byland by William de Kaytona, son of Durand de Clyne, to which it was appropriated, and a Vicarage ordained therein, in 1230. On the 22nd November, A.D. 1344, a new ordination of the Vicarage was made. William de Augoteby gave them the right of patronage to both medieties, and on the 5th November, 10th Edward I., the King confirmed the same.

Patron, the Lord Chancellor.

Impropriator, Dr. Simpson.

The medieties, viz., John's part and Richard's part, are respectively valued in Pope Nicholas's taxation at £10. 13s. 4d., which sums, in the new taxation, are respectively reduced to £5. The Vicarage is valued in the King's books at £8. 14s. 8d.; Synodals, 4s.; Procurations, 7s. 6d. In the Parliamentary Survey, vol. xvii. page 424, it is said : "The Vicarage is worth £13, the Chapel £6. 13s. 4d.; the Chapel to be taken away, and the parish united ;" and in 1818, at £130 per annum.

Augmented in 1774, with £200; and in 1804, with £200 -both by lot.

The glebe house was returned in 1818 as unfit for residence, " on account of its dimensions ;" and returned " unfit," in 1834.

The Register Books commence in 1638. Chasm 1675 to 1687.

Parochial Charities. -No return.

Post town: Malton.

Torre's MS., page 801. Abp. Sharp's MS., vol. ii. page 127. Bawdwen's Domesday Book (Redlintone), pages 32. 83. Burton's Monasticon, pages 285. 335.

*1 Viz. Rillington, 724 ; and Scampston, 231.

*2 In 1818, the Church-room was returned at 559.

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