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Stoupe Brow, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Stoupe Brow, a hamlet in Fylingdales township, N. R Yorkshire, near Robin Hood's Bay, 9¼ miles NNW of Scarborough. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Robin Hood's Bay. A cliff here rises to the height of 893 feet, and commands a magnificent view of land and sea. There were formerly extensive alum-works in the vicinity.

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.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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