[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"KIRBY WISKE, a parish in the wapentake of Gilling East, and liberty of Richmondshire; 4 miles WNW. of Thirsk. Here is a Church, dedicated to St. John the Baptist, patron, the Duke of Northumberland. Pop. 197." (There is further information for Kirby Wiske).
Information on the following places in this Parish is contained on a supplementary page.