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Killerby (Cayton), North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Killerby, a hamlet in Cayton parish, in the N.R. Yorkshire, 3½ miles S of Scarborough, and half a mile from Cayton railway station. A castle was built here in the time of Edward I. by Bryan Fitzalan.

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 Killerby (Cayton) 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