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Bagby with Islebeck, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Bagby-with-Islebeck, a township in Kirby-Knowle parish, N.R. Yorkshire, on an affluent of the river Codbeck, 3 miles SE of Thirsk railway station. It has a post office under Thirsk, which is the nearest money order and telegraph office. Acreage, 1587; population, 229. There are a chapel of ease, rebuilt in 1862 by the late Lady Frankland-Russell, and a Wesleyan chapel. Lady Payne-Frankland is lady of the manor.

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 parishKirby Knowle 
Poor Law unionThirsk 

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.

Newspapers and Periodicals

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