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The Wiske, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Wiske, The, a river of N.R. Yorkshire, rising near Ingleby, and running about 24 miles westward and southward past Appleton, Danby Wiske, and South Otterington to the Swale, below Kirby Wiske.

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.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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