Wadworth is an Ancient Parish in the county of Yorkshire.

Alternative names: 

Riding: West Riding

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1574
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1603

Nonconformists include: Baptist and Wesleyan Methodist.

Adjacent Parishes

  • Stainton
  • Loversall
  • Edlington
  • Tickhill
  • Warmsworth
  • Rossington

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

WADWORTH, a parish, with a village, in Doncaster district, W. R. Yorkshire; 4 miles S of Doncaster r. station. It has a post-office under Doncaster. Acres, 2,930. Real property, £3,829. Pop., 656. Houses, 156. The property is chiefly divided among five. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of York. Value, £140. Patron, W. Walker, Esq. The church is later English. There are two Methodist chapels and a national school.

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


County: Yorkshire
Civil Registration District: Doncaster
Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of Wadworth, Court of the Peculiar of the Prebend of South Cave
Diocese: York
Rural Deanery: Doncaster
Poor Law Union: Doncaster
Hundred: Strafforth and Tickhill
Province: York

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