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Rudby in Cleveland, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Rudby-in-Cleveland, a village, a township, and a parish in the N.R. Yorkshire. The township lies on the river Leven, 1½ mile N of Potto railway station, and 3½ miles W by S of Stokesley. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Hutton Rudby, under Yarm. Acreage, 888; 'population, 62. The parish contains four other townships. The living is a vicarage, united with the chapelries of Middleton and East Rounton, in the diocese of York; gross value, £180 with residence. Patron, Viscount Falkland, who is also lord of the manor. The church, an ancient building in the Gothic style, consists of chancel, nave, and embattled tower.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishRudby-in-Cleveland All Saints 
Poor Law unionStokesley 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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