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Molescroft or Moscroft, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Molescroft or Moscroft, a village and a township in Beverley St John parish, in the E.R. Yorkshire, 1 mile NW of Beverley station on the N.E.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Beverley. Acreage of township, 1360; population, 196.

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 
Libertyborough of Beverley 
Poor Law unionBeverley 
RidingEast 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Molescroft or Moscroft from the following:


Land and Property

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


Newspapers and Periodicals

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