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




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

The place: TUNSTALL.     Church dedication: ALL SAINTS.     Church type: Peculiar. Discharged Vicarage.

Area, 1,310 acres. Holderness wapentake, M.D. *1. Population, 172 ; Church-room, 200 *2; Net value, £52. -This Church, which formerly had belonged to the patronage of the Abbey of Albemarle, was appropriated by Archbishop Walter Gray to the Succentor of the Canons, and a Vicarage ordained therein.

The Succentor is Rector, and hath jurisdiction of the whole town. No endowment or list of Vicars are given by Torre.

Patron and impropriator, the Succentor ,of York.

Valued in the King's books, at £20; in the Parliamentary Survey, vol. xvii. page 255, it is stated : " Vicarage, £13. 6s. 8d.; allowed to the minister, £13. 6s. 8d.;" -and in 1818, at £52. 18s. per annum *3.

Augmented in 1752, with £200; in 1800, with £200; and in 1816, with £200 -all by lot.

An Inclosure Act was passed 17th Geo. III.

No glebe house.

The Register Books commence in 1568.

Parochial Charities. -No return.

Post town: Hedon.

Torre's MS. (Peculiars), page 785. Abp. Sharp's MS., vol. ii. page 189. Bawdwen's Domesday Book (Tunestalle), page 175. Burton's Monasticon, page 300.

*1 Partly within the liberty of St. Peter of York.

*2 In 1818, returned at 550.

*3 An issue was directed to try moduses in the parish of Tunstall. Baron v. Atkinson. 4 Wood, page 585. -Result not reported.

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