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Colton or Coulton, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Colton or Coulton, a township in Hovingham parish, in the N.R. Yorkshire, 6¼ miles S of Helmsley, and 1¼ mile from Gilling station on the N.E.R. Acreage, 1087; population, 109. There is a Primitive Methodist chapel.

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.

Newspapers and Periodicals

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