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Towthorpe, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Towthorpe, a township in Wharram-Percy parish, E.R. Yorkshire, 9¼ miles WNW of Great Driffield, and 1 mile from rimber railway station. Acreage, 1712; population, 62.

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 parishWharram Percy 
Poor Law unionDriffield 
RidingEast 
WapentakeBuckrose 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Towthorpe 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 Towthorpe 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 districtYO32
Post TownYork