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Healey, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Healey, a township and an ecclesiastical parish in Kirkby Malzeard and Masham parishes, N.R. Yorkshire. The township stands 2 miles W by S of Masham station on the N.E.R., and has a post office under Bedale; money order and telegraph office, Masham. The township bears the name of Healey-with-Sutton. Acreage, 5067; population of the township, 254; of the ecclesiastical parish, 682. The parish was constituted in 1849. The manor belongs to Lord Masham, who is chief landowner. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Ripon; gross value, £235 with residence. The church was built in 1848, and is a cruciform edifice, with tower and spire.

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 parishMasham 
Poor Law unionLeyburn 
RidingNorth 
WapentakeHang-East 

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.


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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DistrictHarrogate
CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Postal districtHG4
Post TownRipon