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Barughs Ambo, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Barughs-Ambo, a township and a chapelry in Kirkby-Misperton parish, N.R. Yorkshire, 4 miles SW of Pickering station on the N.E.R., consisting of the hamlets of Great and Little Barugh. Acreage, 1461; population, 220. Pickering is the post town. There is a church at Great Barugh, served by the clergy of Kirkby-Misperton, and a Wesleyan chapel at Little Barugh. A well-preserved Roman camp is at Great Barugh.

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 parishKirkby Misperton 
Poor Law unionPickering 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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