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Sutton under Whitestone Cliffe, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Sutton-under-Whitestone-Cliffe, a township in Feliskirk parish, N.R. Yorkshire, 4 miles ENE of Thirsk station on the N.E.R. It has a post office under Thirsk; money order and telegraph office, Thirsk. Acreage, 1908; population, 280. The Archbishop of York is lord of the manor. There are Congregational and Wesleyan chapels.

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

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyYorkshire 
Civil parishFelix Kirk 
Poor Law unionThirsk 
RidingNorth 
WapentakeBirdforth 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Sutton under Whitestone Cliffe from the following:


Land and Property

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


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following North Riding newspapers online: