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Ryton, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Ryton, a township and a chapelry in Kirkby Misperton parish, N.R. Yorkshire, on the river Rye, 3 miles NE of New Malton. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Malton. Acreage, 2324; population, 185. The church is a small plain brick building erected in 1856. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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 Ryton 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 districtYO17
Post TownMalton