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




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

The place: SCARBOROUGH CHRIST CHURCH.     Church dedication: CHRIST CHURCH.     Church type: Perpetual Curacy. Unaugmented.

Pickering Lythe wapentake. -Population, vide St. Mary. -Church-room, 1,200 *1; Net value, £145.

Patron and Impropriator, Lord Hotham.

Architecture Gothic, with tower. Built under the Parliamentary grant of £5,000, and first stone laid October 16th, 1826. Vide 9th Report *2.

No district assigned.

No glebe house.

The Register Books commence in 1826.

*1 Of which 600 are free sittings.

*2 Extract from a codicil to the will of Robert North, dated 1st August 1749. " Item, I give to the Most Reverend his Grace Doctor Matthew Hutton, Lord Archbishop of York, the sum of two hundred pounds in trust, to be by him applied toward the building or other uses and services of another Church or a Chapel of Ease, in the town of Scarbro' aforesaid; provided any such Church or Chapel of Ease shall, be there erected, and have Divine Service performed in it according to the usage of the Church of England, within ten years after my decease."

From the original book published by
George Lawton in 1842..
OCR and changes for Web page presentation
by Colin Hinson. © 2013.