RUDSTON: Geographical and Historical information from the year 1750.
"RUDSTON, a parish in the E.R. of Yorkshire, to the N. E. of Kilham has a very tall obelisk in its Ch.-yard, of the same stone, shape and size as those at Boroughbridge, though it is 40 m. wide of any quarries."
[Transcribed by Mel Lockie © from
Stephen Whatley's England's Gazetteer, 1750]