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Grimston, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Grimston, a township in Gilling parish, N.R. Yorkshire, 6 miles S of Helmsley, 1-k mile from Gilling station on the N.E.R. Post town, York. Acreage, 997; population, 71. dimston Manor, a mansion in the Tudor style, standing in a small park, commands splendid views of the surrounding country. There are several tumuli.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyYorkshire 
Civil parishGilling 
Poor Law unionHelmsley 
RidingNorth 
WapentakeRyedale 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Grimston from the following:


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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