Barton Le Street
The Ancient Parish of BARTON LE STREET
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]"BARTON LE STREET, a parish in the wapentake of Rydale; (the seat of Henry Cockerill Leatham, Esq.) 5 miles WNW. of Malton. The church, dedicated to St. Michael, is antique (see Churches for photograph), and was built from the ruin of St. Mary's Abbey, York; s it contains a great deal of curious sculpture: the living is a rectory, and in the gift of the Marchioness of Hertford; incumbent, the Rev. Thomas Lund, A.M., Pop. 176."
"BUTTERWICK, in the parish of Barton le Street, wapentake of Rydale; 2 miles NNE. of Barton le Street, 7 miles NW. of Malton. Population including Newsam, 50."
"CONEYSTHORPE, in the parish of Barton le Street, & wapentake of Bulmer; 2 miles SSW. of Barton le Street, 5 miles W. of Malton. A very pleasant little village close to the park wall of Castle Howard. Pop. 160."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]
- Here are photographs of Churches in the parish:
- Transcript of the entry for Barton le Street in the "Collections relative to Churches and Chapels".
- Transcript of the entry of "professions and trades" in the Baines's Directory of 1823, of the North Riding.
- Transcript of the entry of "professions and trades" in the White's Directory of 1840, Yorkshire section.
- Transcript of the entry of "professions and trades" in the Bulmers Directory of 1890. of the North Riding.
- There is further information about this parish from the National Gazetteer 1868, Yorkshire extracts.
- There is further information about this parish from the Lewis's Topographical Dictionary of England 1835, Yorkshire extracts.
- There is further information about this parish from the Bulmer's 1890 History and Directory of the North Riding.
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