Agbrigg wapentake, U.D. -Population, 4,523, vide Almondbury; Chapel-room, 1000; Net value, £176.
Patron, the Vicar of Almondbury.
Neither minister nor maintenance. About 100 families. Recommended to be made a separate parish. -Parliamentary Survey, vol. xviii. page 297.
See Archbishop Sharp's MS. for the particulars of the augmentations.
Augmented in 1729 with £200 to meet benefaction of £200 from Richard Horsetail, Esq. and Mr. Wm. Walker.
26th September 1737, faculty granted to build a gallery.
A faculty was granted 30th July 1756, to enlarge the Chapel and to sell seats, a brief having been previously obtained.
4th August 1789, burial-ground consecrated.
22nd November 1793, faculty to alter the situation of the pulpit, &c.
An Inclosure Act was passed 22nd Geo. III.
No glebe house.
The Registers, previous to 1813, are deposited in the mother Church.
Parochial Charities. -No return.
Post town: Huddersfield.
Abp. Sharp's MS., vol. i. pages 199. 330. and 331. Not noticed by Torre.