Danby Wiske is an Ancient Parish in the county of Yorkshire. Yafforth is a chapelry of Danby Wiske.
Other places in the parish include: Streetham and Danby Wiske with Streetham.
Alternative names: Danby Wiske with Yafforth
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1621
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1615
Nonconformists include: Independent/Congregational and Wesleyan Methodist.
- South Cowton
- Hutton Bonville
- East Cowton
- Langton upon Swale
- Bolton upon Swale
- Ainderby Steeple
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
DANBY-WISKE, a township and a parish in Northallerton district, N. R. Yorkshire. The township lies on the York and Newcastle railway, 3½ miles NNW of Northallerton; has a post office under Northallerton; and includes the hamlet of Streetham. Acres, 3,247. Real property, £3,324. Pop., 353. Houses, 71. The parish contains also the chapelry of Yafforth. Acres, 4,547. Real property, £5,874. Pop., 557. Houses, 108. The property is much subdivided. Danby Hill is the seat of the Rev. E. Cust. The living is a rectory, united with the p. curacy of Yafforth, in the diocese of Ripon. Value, £490. Patron, the Rev. E. Cust. The church is good; and there is a Wesleyan chapel.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
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- County: Yorkshire
- Civil Registration District: Northallerton
- Probate Court: Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Eastern Deaneries - Richmond
- Diocese: Post-1835 - Ripon, Pre-1836 - York
- Rural Deanery: Richmond
- Poor Law Union: Northallerton
- Hundred: East Gilling
- Province: York