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South Bank, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

South Bank, a part of Normanby township, N.R. Yorkshire, with a station on a branch of the N.E.R., and a post, money order, and telegraph office (R.S.O.) There are extensive steel and iron works and brick and tile works. A church was erected in 1893-94, and serves as a chapel of ease to Christ Church, Heston. There are also Roman Catholic, Wesleyan, Free, and Primitive Methodist, Baptist, and Welsh Independent chapels, and a town-hall and market built in 1875.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Church Records

Findmypast, in conjunction with various Archives, Local Studies, and Family History Societies have the following parish records online for South Bank:

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
1883-1898   

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for the North Riding of Yorkshire is available to browse.


Maps

Online maps of South Bank 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
RegionNorth East
CountryEngland
Postal districtTS6
Post TownMiddlesbrough