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Maunby, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Maunby, a township in Kirkby Wiske parish, in the N.R. Yorkshire, on the river Swale, 5 miles SW of NorthaUer-ton, and 1½ mile from Newby Wiske station on the N.E.E. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Kirkby Wiske, under Thirsk. Acreage, 1546; population, 164. Mannby Hall is a chief residence. There are a chapel of ease and 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 parishKirby Wisk 
Poor Law unionThirsk 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Maunby from the following:

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 districtYO7
Post TownThirsk