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North Duffield, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Duffield, North, a village and a township in Skipwith parish, E.R. Yorkshire, on the river Derwent, 2 miles from Duffield Gate station on the Selby and Market-Weighton railway, with a post office under Selby; money order and telegraph office, Bubwith. There are Primitive Methodist and Wesleyan chapels, and there was formerly a castle, the residence of Lord Hussey. Acreage, 3407; population, 325.

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

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CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Postal districtYO8
Post TownSelby