Askham Bryan is an Ancient Parish in the county of Yorkshire.

Alternative names: East Askham

Riding: West Riding

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1695
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1604

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

ASKHAM-BRYAN, or East Askham, a parish in the district and county of York; 2 miles NNW of Copmanthorpe r. station, and 3½ SW of York. Post Town, York. Acres, 1,920. Real property, £4,124. Pop., 362. Houses, 68. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of York. Value, £120. Patron, W. Morris, Esq. The church is old but good. A school has £10 from endowment, and other charities £24.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].


County: Yorkshire
Civil Registration District: York
Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of the Manor of Askham Bryan
Diocese: York
Rural Deanery: City of York and Ainsty
Poor Law Union: Barwick Gilbert Union
Hundred: York (Ansty)
Province: York

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