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Aldbrough, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Aldbrough, a township and a village in the parish of Stanwick St John, N.R. Yorkshire. The township, on a tributary of the Tees, is 7 miles N by E of Richmond, and 3 from Piercebridge station on the N.E.R.; it has a post, money order, and telegraph office under Darlington. Acreage, 1807; population, 369. There are Wesleyan and Congregational chapels. A fair is held annually in the second week of August.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishAldborough St. Andrew 
RidingWest 
WapentakeClaro 

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 Aldbrough:

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
 1653-18131548-19301548-1904

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Aldbrough from the following:


Land and Property

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


Newspapers and Periodicals

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

DistrictHarrogate
CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Postal districtYO51
Post TownYork