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Appleton le Moors, North Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Appleton-le-Moors, a village and an ecclesiastical parish in the N.R. Yorkshire, 2 miles from Shmington station on the N.E.R. The parish has a post and money order office under Sinnington (R.S.O.) Acreage, 1323; population, 242. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of York; value, £177 with residence. The church was built in 1865. There is a Wesleyan chapel. Appleton Hall is a spacious modern mansion.

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 parishLastingham 
Poor Law unionPickering 

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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.

Newspapers and Periodicals

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CountyNorth Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Postal districtYO62
Post TownYork