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Ginmerside, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Ginmerside, a village in Melbecks township, Grinton parish, N.R. Yorkshire, on the river Swale, 2 miles E of Muker. It has a post and money order office under Richmond; telegraph office, Reeth; a literary institute built in 1877, and a Wesleyan chapel. Most of the inhabitants are miners.

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: