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Linton upon Ouse, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Linton-upon-Ouse, a township in Newton-upon-Ouse parish, N.R. Yorkshire, on the upper level of the river Ouse, 6½ miles SW of Easingwold, and about 4 from Shipton or Tollerton railway stations. Acreage, 2322, including 30 of water; population, 256. The property belongs to University College, Oxford, who are lords of the manor. A Church of England school chapel was erected in 1871.

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 parishNewton 
Poor Law unionEasingwould 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for the North Riding of Yorkshire is available to browse.

Newspapers and Periodicals

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