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FALSGRAVE, a township, in the union and borough of Scarborough, N. riding of York, 1 mile (S. W. by W.) from Scarborough; containing 545 inhabitants. In Domesday book this place is called Walesgrave or Walsgrave. The township comprises 1020 acres, and forms the western suburb of the town of Scarborough; it is intersected by the road from Scarborough to East and West Ayton.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858.