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Throxenby, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Throxenby, a township in Scalby parish, N.R. Yorkshire, 2½ miles W by N of Scarborough station on the N.E.R. Post town, Scarborough; money order and telegraph office, Falsgrave. Acreage, 1390 of land and 75 of foreshore; population, 274. The manor belongs to the Duchy of Lancaster. Throxenby Hall is a chief residence.

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


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

Ancient CountyYorkshire 
Civil parishScalby 
Poor Law unionScarborough 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Throxenby from the following:

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

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

CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Postal districtYO12
Post TownScarborough