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Hutton Magna, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Hutton Magna, a village, a township, and an ecclesiastical parish in the N.R. Yorkshire. The village stands 1½ mile S of the river Tees, 4 miles S by W of Winston station on the N.E.R., and, 6½ SE by E from Barnard Castle. The township contains also the hamlet of Lane Head, and comprises 1305 acres; population, 164. The ecclesiastical parish contains also the township of West Layton. Population, 230. Post town, Darlington; money order and telegraph office, Aid-borough. The manor belongs to the Constable family, who are chief landowners. Lime is worked, The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Ripon; gross value, £142 with residence. Patron, the Vicar of Gilling. The church was built in 1878, and consists of nave and chancel.

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


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

Ancient CountyYorkshire 
Poor Law unionTeesdale 

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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