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

The place: THORPE SALVIN.     Church dedication: ST. PETER.

Area, 2,180 acres. Strafforth and Tickhill wapentake, S. D. -Population, 233 ; Chapel-room, sufficient *1; Net value, £63. -This Chapel, which is an augmented Curacy, and had a Chantry therein, belongs wholly to the jurisdiction of the Prebendary of Laughton.

Patron and impropriator, the Prebendary of the Cathedral of York.

Valued in 1707, at £10. 4s. In the Parliamentary Survey, vol. xviii. page 445, it is called " A Vicarage. £4 and a noble paid by the Dean and Chapter's lessee."

Augmented in 1775, with £200; in 1787, with £200; in 1789, with £200; in 1830, with £400; and in 1832, with £200 -all by lot.

For the arms, inscriptions, and engravings of the doorway and font, see Hunter's South Yorkshire.

No glebe house.

The Register Books commence in 1592.

Parochial Charities. -No return.

Post town: Worksop.

Archbishop Sharp's MS., vol. i. page 295. Torre's MS. (Peculiars), page 523. Archaelogia, vol. xii. pages 207. 209, and vol. xv. page 405. Ant. Rep., vol. iii. page 302. Hunter's South Yorkshire, vol. i. page 309.

*1 In 1818, the Chapel-room was returned at 300.

From the original book published by
George Lawton in 1842..
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