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Newsham (Richmond), North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Newsham, a township in the N.R. Yorkshire. It lies 8¼ miles NW of Richmond station on the N.E.R., and is in Kirkby Ravensworth and Barningham parishes. Post town and telegraph office, Richmond; money order office, Ravensworth. Acreage, 3407; population, 211. Much of the surface is moor and woodland.

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.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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