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KIRK BRAMWITH: Geographical and Historical information from the year 1868.

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"KIRK BRAMWITH, a parish in the upper division of the wapentake of Osgoldcross, in the West Riding of the county of York, 6 miles to the N.E. of Doncaster, its post town. It is a station on the South Yorkshire railway. Braithwaite, Hawkhouse Green, and Kirkhouse Green are hamlets included in this parish The Stainforth and Keadby canal passes through it. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of York, of the value of £517, in the patronage of the Duchy of Lancaster. The church is dedicated to St. Mary. There are some small charitable endowments, worth £4 a year."


"BRAITHWAITE, a hamlet in the parish of Kirk-Bramwith, wapentake of Osgoldcross, in the West Riding of the county of York, 4 miles to the W. of Theme."


"HAWKHOUSE GREEN, a hamlet in the parish of Kirk-Bramwith, wapentake of Osgoldcross, West Riding county York, 4 miles W. of Thorne."


"KIRKHOULE GREEN, a hamlet in the parishes of Kirk Bramwith and Campsall, West Riding county York, 5 miles N.W. of Thorne."

[Transcribed from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1868]
by Colin Hinson ©2013