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Knayton with Brawith, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Knayton-with-Brawith, a township in Leake parish, N.R. Yorkshire. The township lies 4 miles NNE of Thirsk, and 4 from Otterington station on the N.E.R. Post town, Thirsk. Acreage, 1906; population, 323. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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 
Civil parishLeake 
Poor Law unionThirsk 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Knayton with Brawith 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

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following North Riding newspapers online: