THURNSCOE: Geographical and Historical information from the year 1835.
"THURNSCOE, a parish in the northern division of the wapentake of STAFFORTH-and-TICKHILL, West riding of the county of YORK, 2 miles E. from Barnesley, containing 202 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry and diocese of York, rated in the king's books at £11.7. By., and in the patronage of Earl Fitzwilliam. The church is dedicated to St. Helen."
[Transcribed by Mel Lockie © from
Lewis's Topographical Dictionary of England 1835]