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Feetham, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Feetham, a village in Melbecks township and ecclesiastical parish, N.R. Yorkshire, situated on the river Swale, 3 miles W of Reeth, and 13 from Richmond. The living is a vicarage; value, £160 with residence, in the gift of the Vicar of Grinton. The parish church, which is in this village, was built in 1841, and the interior was restored in 1886 by public subscription.

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.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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

CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Postal districtDL11
Post TownRichmond