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West Acklam, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Acklam, West, a township, a village, and a parish in the N.R. Yorkshire, 3 miles from Middlesboro', and ½ mile from Stockton station on the N.E.R. Post town, Middlesboro', which is also the money order office. Acreage, 1169; population of the civil parish, 155; of the ecclesiastical, 170. Acklam Hall is the seat of the Hustler family, who are also lords of the manor and principal landowners. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of York; net value, £140. The church is good.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Church Records

Findmypast, in conjunction with various Archives, Local Studies, and Family History Societies have the following parish records online for Acklam in Cleveland:

 BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
Acklam Church1735-19031754-19031737-19031736-1957
Acklam Cemetery   1937-1978

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: