UK Genealogy Archives logo

Newby Wiske, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Newby Wiske, a village and a township in Kirby Wiske parish, N.R. Yorkshire, on the river Wiske, with a station on a branch of the N.E.R., 4 miles S by W of Northallerton. There are a five-arched bridge over the river Wiske and a post office under Northallerton; money order and telegraph office, South Otterington. Acreage, 1430; population, 187. Newby Wiske Hall is the seat of the Rutson family.

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 Newby Wiske 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
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Postal districtDL7
Post TownNorthallerton