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Eppleby, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Eppleby, a township in Forcett parish, in the N.R. Yorkshire, on the N border of the county, 3 miles from Pierce Bridge railway station, and 9 N of Eichmond. It has a post. office under Darlington; money order and telegraph office, Aldbrough. Acreage, 1118; population, 366. There is a Methodist chapel.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyYorkshire 
Civil parishForcett 
Poor Law unionRichmond 
RidingNorth 
WapentakeGilling-West 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for the North Riding of Yorkshire is available to browse.


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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DistrictRichmondshire
CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Postal districtDL11
Post TownRichmond