The Ancient Parish of WESTERDALE
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]"WESTERDALE, a parish in the wapentake and liberty of Langbargh; 10 miles SSE. of Guisborough. The church is an ancient structure (see Churches for photograph), and the living a perpetual curacy, of which the rector of Stokesley is the patron, and the Rev. Daniel Duck, the incumbent. Population, 281."
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]
- The whereabouts and dates of the Registers etc. for the Parish of Westerdale.
- 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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