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Bellerby, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Bellerby, a township, a parish, and a village in the N.R. Yorkshire, 1½ mile N of Leyburn railway station, with a post office under Leyburn (R.S.O.) Acreage, 3063; population, 314. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Ripon; gross value, £96. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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 
Civil parishSpennithorn 
Poor Law unionLeyburn 
RidingNorth 
WapentakeHang-West 

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 Bellerby:

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
  1847-1876 

Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Bellerby from the following:


Land and Property

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


Maps

Online maps of Bellerby 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:

DistrictRichmondshire
CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Postal districtDL8