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Kirby Grindalyth, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Kirby Grindalyth, a village, a township, and a parish in the E.R. Yorkshire. The township lies on the Wolds, 3½ miles ENE of Wharram railway station, and 8 ESE of New Malton. It has a post office under York; money order office. West Lutton; telegraph office, Eillington. Acreage, 4526; population, 225. The parish contains also the townships of Thirkleby and Duggleby. Acreage, 7583; population, 449. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of York, net value, £200. The whole of the church, with the exception of the Norman tower, was rebuilt in 1878, and it is one of the most beautiful in the county.

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


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyYorkshire 
Ecclesiastical parishKirby-Grindalyth St. Andrew 
Poor Law unionMalton 

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 East Riding of Yorkshire is available to browse.

Newspapers and Periodicals

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