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Boulby, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Boulby, a hamlet in Easington parish, N.R. Yorkshire, 9 miles E of Guisborough, and 1 mile from Easington station on the N.E.R. Extensive alum-works have been in operation here since 1615. An old edifice, now a farmhouse, was the seat of the Conyerses.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for the North Riding of Yorkshire is available to browse.


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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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

CountyRedcar & Cleveland
RegionNorth East
Postal districtTS13
Post TownSaltburn-By-The-Sea