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Yarborough or Yarburgh, Lincolnshire

Historical Description

Yarborough or Yarburgh, a parish, with a village, in Lincolnshire, 4½ miles NNE of Louth station on the G.N.R. It has a post office under Louth; money order and telegraph office, Louth. Acreage, 1330; population, 189. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lincoln; gross value, £300 with residence. The church is ancient, in the Perpendicular style. There are Wesleyan and Free Methodist chapels.

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 CountyLincolnshire 
Ecclesiastical parishYarborough St. John the Baptist 
HundredLouth-Eske 
Poor Law unionLouth 

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


Church Records

Findmypast, in conjunction with the Lincolnshire Archives, have the following parish records online for Yarburgh:

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
1565-1911 1562-19111563-1910


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Yarborough or Yarburgh from the following:


Newspapers and Periodicals

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