Area, vide Wath upon Dearne. Strafforth and Tickhill wapentake. N.D. - Population, 1,670, vide Wath upon Dearne; Church-room, 400; Net value, £150.
Patron, the Hon. E. Phipps.
Valued in 1818, at £93. 8s. per annum.
Augmented in 1741 with £200, to meet benefaction of lands worth £200 from Mr. Richard Townsend ; in 1813, with £200, and in 1823, with £200, both from the Parliamentary grant, by lot ; and in 1824, with £300, £300, and £300, from the Parliamentary grant, to meet benefactions of £200, £200, and £200, from the Rev. Francis Maude.
Consecrated 19th November 1740.
This Church was rebuilt under the Parliamentary grant. Architecture Gothic, with tower and steeple. Will accommodate 500 persons. Free sittings 374. Expense, £1,976. 11s. 6d. First stone laid 18th January 1830. Completed. vide 11th Report, page 4.
An Inclosure Act was passed 34th Geo. III.
The glebe house is fit for residence.
The Registers for marriages commence in 1740; for baptisms in 1741 ; and for burials in 1743.
Parochial Charities. -No separate return.
Post town: Barnsley.
Hunter's South Yorkshire, vol. ii. page 100.