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East Newton and Laysthorp, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Newton, East, and Laysthorp, a township in Stonegrave parish, N.R. Yorkshire, on the river Rye, 3½ miles SE by S of Helmsley, and one-fourth of a mile from Nunnington station on the N.E.R. Post town, York; money order and telegraph office, Oswaldkirk. Acreage, 940; population, 51. The manor belongs to the Wombwell family.

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 parishStonegrave 
Poor Law unionHelmsley 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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