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Hurst, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Hurst, a hamlet in Marrick parish, in the N.R. Yorkshire, 2 miles NNE of Reeth. There are a Wesleyan chapel, and lead mines supposed to be the oldest in the country.

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.


Online maps of Hurst are available from a number of sites:

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