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Wigganthorpe or Wiganthorpe, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Wigganthorpe or Wiganthorpe, a hamlet in N.R. Yorkshire, 8½ miles W of New Malton, and 2½ from Hovingham station on the N.E.R. Wigganthorpe Hall is the chief residence. See TERRINGTON-WITH-WIGANTHORPE.

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 parishTerrington 
Poor Law unionMalton 
RidingNorth 
WapentakeBulmer 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Wigganthorpe or Wiganthorpe 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: