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Leppington, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Leppington, a village and a township in Scrayingham parish, E.R. Yorkshire, 4 miles NNE of Kirkham Abbey railway station, and 7½ SW by S of New Malton. Post town, York; money order office, Leavening; telegraph office, Malton. Acreage, 1183; population, 68. The manor belongs to the Vyner family. The living is annexed to the rectory of Scrayingham, in the diocese of York. The church was rebuilt in 1803, and restored in 1869. There is a Wesleyan chape

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 parishScrayingham 
Poor Law unionMalton 
RidingEast 
WapentakeBuckrose 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Leppington from the following:


Land and Property

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


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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DistrictRyedale
CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Postal districtYO17
Post TownMalton