place-names of the East Riding of Yorkshire and York by A. H. Smith

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  • Names, Geographical -- England -- East Riding (Yorkshire),
  • English language -- Etymology -- Names.

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Statementby A.H. Smith.
SeriesEnglish Place-Name Society (Series) -- v. 14
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Paginationlx, 351 p. :
Number of Pages351
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Open LibraryOL19811190M

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The place-names of the East Riding of Yorkshire and York. [A H Smith]. The Place names of the East Riding of Yorkshire and York. Published by Published at the University Press, Cambridge,1st edition. Volume XIV of the English Place Name Society. Blue cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine, no dustwrapper.

ins x ins, lx, pp plus seven folding maps in rear pocket. Stain to top edge. English Place-Name Society: Vol The Place-Names of the East Riding of Yorkshire and York Hardcover – 2 Jan.

by A. Smith (Author)5/5(1). This volume sheds light on the pride of the region - the great medieval churches of York Minster, the Minster and St Mary at Beverley, and Holy Trinity, Hull but also on less well known architectural pleasures of town and county.

Outstanding Victorian village churches, including masterpieces by Street & Pearson, are as rewarding as the major country houses of Burton. Smith, The Place-Names of the East Riding of Yorkshire and York, English Place-Name Society 14 ( reprint).

Download A. Smith, The Place-Names of the North Riding of Yorkshire, English Place-Name Society 5 ( reprint). Download A. The general format of this Index/List of places in Yorkshire is: Xxxxx (R): Yyyyyy or Yyyyyy (R) where Yyyyyy is the name of the parish (beforeor s), Xxxxx is the name of the place within the parish (beforeor s), and (R) is the name of the Riding: (A) = The Ainsty and City of York (E) = The East Riding (N) = The North Riding.

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Yorkshire, as is well known, became part of a Scandinavian kingdom after the capture of York by Ivarr and Halfdan in the yearand the Scandinavian place-names which lie scattered over all parts of the county, and especially in the North and East Ridings, show how numerous thes» settlements were.

Topics one issue include: the York Minster fire, poetry, laying an egg in church, the Tan Hill Sheep Show, church history, Yorkshire plants and animals, the West Riding rag trade, historic wall paintings, Richmond Castle, music at Yorkshire universities, Yorkshire customs, plague stones, weather lore, an apparatus for disinfecting a broody.

Map of places in Yorkshire compiled from this list See the list of places in England for places in other counties.

This is a list of cities, towns, villages and hamlets in the counties of the East Riding of Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, South Yorkshire and West Yorkshire.

See List of civil parishes in the East Riding of Yorkshire. Audio Books & Poetry Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Crônicas de um andarilho.

Librivox Free Audiobook. Full text of "The East Riding of Yorkshire" See other formats. The Society was founded inand since its offices have been based at the University of Nottingham. By it had published 81 volumes of the county-by-county Survey of English Place-Names, and a range of books and booklets on names organized by region.

Victoria County History - Yorkshire A History of the County of York East Riding: Volume 6, the Borough and Liberties of Beverley By A P Baggs, L M Brown, G C F Forster, I Hall, R E Horrox, G H R Kent and D Neave/ Edited by K J Allison. The modern form riding was the result of initial th being absorbed in the final th or t of the words north, south, east and west, by which it was normally preceded.

[2] [3] [4] A common misconception holds that the term arose from some association between the size of the district and the distance that can be covered or encircled on horseback in.

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It followed the banks of the River Derwent which flowed North East from Ouse’s flow marked the Western boundary South West from the ancient capital to where the river enters.

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Publication date Topics Yorkshire (England) -- History, genealogy Publisher Oxford: Clarendon PressPages: The rolling farmland of the East Riding of Yorkshire meets the sea at Hull, a no-nonsense port that looks to the broad horizons of the Humber estuary and the North Sea for its livelihood.

Just to its north, and in complete contrast to Hull's salt and grit, is Beverley, the East Riding's most attractive town, with lots of Georgian character and. Britannia 1:with Appendix II by K. Jackson on the place-names: Rivet, Albert Lionel Frederick and Colin Smith.

The Place-Names of Roman Britain. London: Batsford. Smith, Albert Hugh. The Place-Names of the East Riding of Yorkshire and York. Cambridge: English Place-Name Society South Dalton is a village in the East Riding of Yorkshire, is situated 1 mile ( km) to the west of the B road, and approximately 6 miles (10 km) north-east from the market town of Market Weighton and 5 miles (8 km) north-west from the market town of Beverley.

Etton lies miles ( km) to the south-east. North Dalton is approximately miles (7 km) north-west, Ceremonial county: East Riding of Yorkshire.

Place-Names of South-West Yorkshire () by Armitage Goodall; The Place-Names of the West Riding of Yorkshire () by F.W Moorman; Poems in the North Yorkshire Dialect by John Castillo () edited by George Markham Tweddell; The Poets of the Spen Valley () edited by Chas. Forshaw; Proceedings at York Special Commission, January In relation to Yorkshire, the East Riding is situated in Jackson's Area 1 whilst the remainder of the county falls within Area 2.

Concerning the first phase of the English incursion into the county, although there is a dearth of British names on the North Yorkshire coast, the Wolds and the Vale of Pickering, there are some on the "coastal strip. Yorkshire: East Riding. The following pages include Domesday place-names and landowners, and beneath some are links to websites containing the local history of that place.

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Equal care has been applied to the descriptions of Beverley, with its attractive townscape, and the port of Hull, where unexpected highlights include seventeenth-century merchant houses, Georgian almshouses, ornate Victorian pubs, and grand.

EAST YORKSHIRE Constituency (CCon) Richard H.A. Cheffins, Parliamentary Constituencies and their registers since (London: The British Library, ) YORK COUNTY EAST RIDING Occupation reporting area Census of Great Britain, Table [1], 'Occupation Abstract'.

YORK EAST RIDING. Rudston Monolith, East Riding of Yorkshire, England. The stone stands almost 26 feet high next to Rudston Parish Church of all Saints.

Made form Moor Grit Conglomerate from the Late Neolithic Period. This stone can be found in the Cleveland Hills inland from Whitby. This view to its wide face looking NE. Wikimedia Commons. Yorkshire, historic county of England, in the north-central part of the country between the Pennines and the North ire is England’s largest historical county.

It comprises four broad belts each stretching from north to south: the high Pennine moorlands in the west, dissected by the Yorkshire Dales; the central lowlands—including the Vale of York—draining. With Dorothy Tutin, Hermione Baddeley, Nigel Davenport, Judi Bowker.

Headmistress Sarah Burton, a left-wing feminist, is disgusted by the social injustices faced by her pupils. In spite of her beliefs, she reluctantly finds herself falling in love with a Tory landowner whose wife is suffering from insanity/10(4). Geologically the East Riding district is split into three parts.

The western part is the eastern section of the Vale of York with the southern extension into the Humberhead this area there is a belt of sandstones overlain by glacial and lake deposits formed at the close of the last ice age.

The middle part is the Yorkshire Wolds, a chalk formation which extends from the Country: England.Yorkshire is a hotspot for unusual place names. They range from tongue twisters like Ugglebarnby, near York, and Yockenthwaite in Wharfedale to Wetwang, near Driffield, which sounds a bit rude but.East Riding of Yorkshire Tourism: Tripadvisor hasreviews of East Riding of Yorkshire Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best East Riding of Yorkshire .

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