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Ainderby Steeple, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Ainderby-Steeple, a township, a village, and a parish in the N.R. Yorkshire. The township lies on the river Swale, adjacent to Ainderby railway station, 3 miles W of Northallerton, and has a post, money order, and telegraph office under Northallerton. The parish includes also the townships of Warlaby, Morton-upon-Swale, and Thrintoft. Acreage, 1158; population of civil parish, 224; of ecclesiastical, 635. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Ripon; value, £200. Patron, the Bishop of Ripon. The church is an excellent specimen of Early English, and has been very successfully restored.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishAinderby-Steeple St. Helen 
Poor Law unionNorthallerton 

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

Church Records

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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.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Postal districtDL7
Post TownNorthallerton