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ECCLESIASTICAL HISTORY.

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Data from the 'Collectio Rerum Ecclesiasticarum' from the year 1842.

The place: HARTWITH with WINSLEY Peculiar.     Church dedication: PATRON SAINT NOT KNOWN.

Area, 5,470 acres. Claro wapentake. -Population, 943; Church-room, 400; Net value, £103.

Patrons, Rev. S. Swire and R. Roundell, Esq.

The glebe house is fit for residence.

The Register Books commence in 1751.

Charities:
Dawson's rent charge, £2 per annum.

Mary Midgley's, 10s. per annum.

Mary Hardcastle's, 10s. per annum.

Dowgill and Wood's gifts. Interest of £20.

Thomasine Hardisty's charity, by will, 25th May 1745. Interest of £200, among poor widows and children.

School. Founded by Robert Haxby, and said to be free only to the children of the tenants of three farms, formerly belonging to the founder. Endowment ; house and 7a. 2r. 27p. of land. -Vide 4th Report, page 427.


References:
Not noticed by Torre. Whitaker's Richmondshire, vol. ii. page 113. Gilbert's Liber Scholasticus, page 290.


From the original book published by
George Lawton in 1842..
OCR and changes for Web page presentation
by Colin Hinson. © 2013.