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Fremington, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Fremington, a small village in Reeth township, Grinton parish, N.R. Yorkshire, on the river Swale, half a mile E of Reeth. Numerous ancient articles have been found here made of brass inlaid with silver, supposed to have been ornaments of horse harness, and to have been manufactured by the Romans. Draycott Hall, the seat of Sir Francis Charles Edward Denys, Bart., is near here.

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

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