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North Holme, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Holme, North, a township in Great Edstone parish, N.R. Yorkshire, on the river Rye, 5 miles WSW of Helmsley, and 3 from Kirby Moorside station on the N.E.R. Post town, York; money, order and telegraph office, Kirby Moor-side. Acreage, 546; population, 24; Holme-on-the-Wolds, a village and a township in Dalton Holme parish, E.R. Yorkshire, 4 miles W by S of Locking-ton station on the N.E.R., and 6f NW of Beverley. Post town and money order office, South Dalton (S.O.); telegraph office, Cherry Barton. Acreage, 1516; population, 158. The manor belongs to the Ecclesiastical Commissioners; the chief landowners are Lord Hotham and the Earl of Londes-borough. The living is consolidated with that of South Dalton, under the name of Dalton Holme, and is noticed in our article DALTON, SOUTH.

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 CountyLincolnshire 
Poor Law unionSpilsby 

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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