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Wildon Grange, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Wildon Grange, a township in Coxwold parish, N.R. Yorkshire, 6½ miles N of Easingwold, and 1½ mile from Coxwold station on the N.E.R. Post town, Easingwold; money order and telegraph office, Coxwold. Acreage, 698; population, 23. The Archbishop of York is lord of the manor. There was formerly a grange here belonging to the monks of Byland Abbey.

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 parishCoxwold 
Poor Law unionEasingwould 
RidingNorth 
WapentakeBirdforth 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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CountyNorth Yorkshire