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Thorpe le Willows, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Thorpe-le-Willows, a township in Kilburn parish, N.R. Yorkshire, 5½ miles NE of Easingwold, and half a mile from Ampleforth station on the N.E.R. Post town, Oswaldkirky money order and telegraph office, Ampleforth. Acreage, 471; population, 27. The Archbishop of York is lord of the manor.

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 parishKilburn 
RidingNorth 
WapentakeBirdforth 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Thorpe le Willows 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: