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Stainton Dale, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Stainton Dale, a small village and a township in Scalby parish, N.R. Yorkshire, on the coast, 8½ miles NNW of Scarborough, with a station on the N.E.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Cloughton, under Scarborough. Acreage, 3114 of land and 196 of foreshore; population, 237. Stainton Cliffs command a striking sea view. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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 
Civil parishScalby 
Poor Law unionScarborough 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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