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Warthill, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Warthill, two townships and a parish in the N.R. Yorkshire, with a station on the N.E.R., 5¼ miles NE by E of York. Post town, York; money order and telegraph office, Stamford Bridge. The townships are Warthill Copyhold and Warthill Freehold. Acreage, 623 and 381; population, 138 and 33. The manor belongs to the Agar family. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of York; gross value, £210 with residence. Patron, the Archbishop of York. The church is a small building in the Early English style, consisting of chancel, nave, S porch, and tower with spire. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishWarthill St. Mary 
RidingNorth 
WapentakeBulmer 

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


Church Records

Findmypast, in conjunction with various Archives, Local Studies, and Family History Societies have the following parish records online for Warthill:

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
1689-19031763-18031692-19301689-1907

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Warthill from the following:


Land and Property

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


Maps

Online maps of Warthill are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

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

DistrictRyedale
CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Postal districtYO19
Post TownYork