[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"DINNINGTON, a parish-town, upper-division of Strafforth and Tickhill, liberty of Tickhill; (the seat of John Middleton, Esq.) 8 miles SW. of Tickhill, 8 from Worksop, (Notts.) 8½ from Rotherham, 51 from York. Pop. 189. The Church is a rectory, dedicated to St. Leonard, in the deanry of Doncaster, value, ~£4. p.r. £68. 3s. 11d. Patron, the King."
[Description(s) edited from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson © 2013]