Richmond Poor Law Union, Yorkshire Genealogy
History[edit | edit source]
The poor-law union of Richmond comprises 46 parishes or places, and contains a population of 20,233.
From: A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 659-665. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51236 Date accessed: 30 April 2011.
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Parishes in the Union[edit | edit source]
Aldbrough, Yorkshire Arkengarthdale, Yorkshire Bolton upon Swale, Yorkshire Caldwell, Yorkshire Catterick, Yorkshire Downholme, Yorkshire Easby, Yorkshire Forcett, Yorkshire Gilling near Richmond, Yorkshire Grinton, Yorkshire Hipswell, Yorkshire Hudswell, Yorkshire Kirby Hill, Yorkshire Marrick, Yorkshire Marske, Yorkshire Melsonby, Yorkshire Middleton Tyas, Yorkshire Kirkby Ravensworth, Yorkshire Richmond, Yorkshire Richmond Holy Trinity St Martin extra parochial place Stanwick St John, Yorkshire Tunstall, Yorkshire
The following places are in the union
Aske, Brompton-upon-Swale, Brough, Calbourn, North Cowton, Ellerton Abbey, Ellerton-upon-Swale, Eppleby, Gayles, East Layton, West Layton, Moulton, New Forest, Newsham, Reeth, St Martin, Scorton, Scotton, Skeeby, Stainton, Uckerby, Walburn, Whashton.