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Farlington, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Farlington, a village, a township, and a parish in the N.R. Yorkshire, 4½ miles NW by W of FIaxton railway station, and 5½ ESE of Easingwold. Post town and telegraph office, Easingwold; money order office, Stillington. Acreage, 1464; population, 176. The living is annexed to the chapelry of Marton in the Forest with Moxby, in the diocese of York; net value, o£94 and an old vicarage house, not now used as a residence by the vicars. Patron, the Archbishop of York. The church is a small ancient building in the Early English style, restored in 1887. There are a Wesleyan chapel and some small charities, administered under a recent scheme of the Charity Commissioners.

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


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

Ancient CountyYorkshire 
Civil parishSheriff Hutton 
Poor Law unionEasingwould 

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

Church Records

Findmypast, in conjunction with various Archives, Local Studies, and Family History Societies have the following parish records online for Farlington:


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Farlington from the following:

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Farlington are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following North Riding newspapers online:

CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Postal districtYO61
Post TownYork