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Wharram le Street, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Wharram-le-Street, a village and a township in Wharram parish, E.R. Yorkshire, half a mile from Wharram station on the N.E.R., and 6 miles from Malton, with a post office at the railway station under York; money order office, Birdsall; telegraph office, Malton. Acreage of township, 2072 ½ population, 133; of the ecclesiastical parish, 296. Lord Middleton is lord of the manor. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of York; gross value, £263 with residence. Patron, Lord Middleton. The church is Norman, and consists of chancel, nave, N aisle, and a tower, and was restored in 1863.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishWharram-Le-Street St. Mary 
Poor Law unionMalton 
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 Wharram Le Street:

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
1538-19141754-19021538-19301538-1978

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Wharram le 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.


Maps

Online maps of Wharram le Street 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:

DistrictRyedale
CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Postal districtYO17
Post TownMalton