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Kelfield, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Kelfield, a township in Stillingfleet parish, E.R. Yorkshire, on the river Ouse, 4 miles NNW of Selby and 2 from Riccall station on the N.E.B. It has a post office under York; money order and telegraph office, Cawood. Acreage, 1791; population, 297. The manor belongs to the Preston family. Kelfield Hall formerly belonged to the Stillingtons. There are Wesleyan and Primitive Methodist chapels.

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

Land and Property

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


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Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following East Riding newspapers online:

CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Postal districtYO19
Post TownYork