The Ancient Parish of WALKINGTON
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"WALKINGTON, a parish in the waps, of Harthill and Howdenshire; 2½ miles SW. of Beverley. The church is dedicated to All Hallows (see Churches
for photograph); and W. Thompson, Esq. is the patron. Population, 324.
This village consists of two parts, one of which is a copyhold manor, called Walkingham Provost Fee, belonging to Henry Gee Barnard, of Cave Castle, Esq., the other part is copyhold within the Manor of Howden."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]