[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"SKEFFLING, a parish in the wapentake and liberty of Holderness; 4 miles SE. of Patrington. The church, dedicated to St. Helen, is a small but neat building (see Churches for photograph), in the patronage of the rector of Rise, and the Rev. George Inman, A. M. is the perpetual curate. Pop. 201."