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Benningborough, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Benningborough, a township in Newton-upon-Ouse parish, in the N.R. Yorkshire, on the river Ouse, 1½ mile WSW of Shipton railway station, and 7 miles NW of York. Acres, 1092; population, 61. Benningborough Hall here is a fine mansion, standing in a park of 200 acres, the seat of the Hon. Lewis Payan Dawnay, who is lord of the manor and chief landowner.

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 parishNewton upon Ouse 
Poor Law unionYork 
RidingNorth 
WapentakeBulmer 

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


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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