UK Genealogy Archives logo

Skirpenbeck, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Skirpenbeck, a parish, with a village, in the E.R. Yorkshire, 2½ miles NE of Stamford Bridge railway station, and 6½ NW of Pocklingtont It has a post office under York; money order and telegraph office, Stamford Bridge. Acreage, 1645; population, 149. The living is a rectory in the diocese of York; gross value, £238 with residence. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is ancient but good.

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 
Poor Law unionPocklington 
RidingEast 
WapentakeBuckrose 

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


Church Records

Findmypast, in conjunction with various Archives, Local Studies, and Family History Societies have the following parish records online for Skirpenbeck:

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
1660-19141825-19011661-18371661-1988

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Skirpenbeck 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

Online maps of Skirpenbeck are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

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

CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Postal districtYO41
Post TownYork