The Ancient Parish of KIRK BRAMWITH
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"KIRK BRAMWITH, a parish-town, in the wapentake of Osgoldcross, liberty of Pontefract; 6 miles from Doncaster, 7 from Thorne, 25 from York. Pop. 252. The Church is a rectory, dedicated to St. Mary, in the deanry of Doncaster, value, £12. 18s. 4d. Patron, the King, as Duke of Lancaster."
"BRAITHWAITE, a hamlet in the township and parish of Kirk Bramwith, liberty of Pontefract; 6 miles from Doncaster."
"KIRKHOUSE GREEN, a few scattered houses in the township and parish of Kirk Bramwith, liberty of Pontefract; 4 miles W. of Thorne."
[Description(s) edited from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson © 2013]