Thornton le Beans, North Riding of Yorkshire
Thornton-le-Beans, a village and a township in North Otterington parish, N.R. Yorkshire, 3 miles SE of Northallerton, and 2½ from Otterington station on the N.E.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Northallerton. Acreage, 1691; population, 203. There are a chapel of ease and a Wesleyan chapel.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Civil parish||North Otterington|
|Poor Law union||Northallerton|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Thornton le Beans from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Thornton-Le-Beans)
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: