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Slapewath, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Slapewath, a mining village in Skelton-in-Cleveland parish, N.R. Yorkshire, near Guisbrough. Post town, Guisbrough.

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 Slapewath 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:

CountyRedcar & Cleveland