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Thorpe in the Street, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Thorpe-in-the Street, a township in Shipton Thorpe ecclesiastical parish, Nun Burnholme parish, E.R. Yorkshire, 3 miles NW by W of Market Weighton station on the N.E.R. Post town and money order office, Market Weighton (R.S.O.); telegraph office, Pocklington. Acreage, 676; population, 31. Lord Herries is lord of the manor.

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 
Civil parishNun Burnholme 
Poor Law unionPocklington 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Thorpe in the Street 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

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