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Lealholm, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Lealholm, a vale and a railway station in Glaisdale parish, in the N.R. Yorkshire. The vale is traversed by a brook to the river Esk, at a point 10 miles WSW of; is well wooded to the length of about a mile, and has rocky sides about 150 feet high. The railway station is on the North Yorkshire and Cleveland branch of the N.E.R., adjacent to the foot of the vale.

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.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Postal districtYO21
Post TownWhitby