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place-names of the West Riding of Yorkshire.

A. H. Smith

place-names of the West Riding of Yorkshire.

by A. H. Smith

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Published by C.U.P in Cambridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEnglish Place-Name Society -- v.32
ContributionsEnglish Place-Name Society.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 277p. :
Number of Pages277
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18756464M

Dialect of the West Riding of Yorkshire: A Short History of Leeds and Other Towns (Classic Reprint) [Samuel Dyer] on certifiedneighborhoodspecialist.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Excerpt from Dialect of the West Riding of Yorkshire: A Short History of Leeds and Other Towns In Wales at the present day you may see two distinct types of menAuthor: Samuel Dyer. Original navy cloth with gilt titling to spines, indexed of names, fold-out and loose maps. A detailed study of the place-names, their origins, and historical development, of the area of Yorkshire historically known as West Riding.

Appears in 19 books from Page - Woman who was riding by the Gibbet on her Hampers to the Market, just at the Execution of a Criminal, when the Ax chopt his Neck thro' with such force, that the Head jumpt of, into one of her Hampers, or (as others say) seiz'd her Apron with the Teeth, and there stuck for some Time. Other parts of the historic county of Yorkshire are also in other official regions. Saddleworth (now in Greater Manchester); the Forest of Bowland (Lancashire); Sedbergh and Dent (Cumbria) are in the North West England region, and Upper Teesdale (County Durham) is in North East certifiedneighborhoodspecialist.comn code: YKS.

The West Riding of Yorkshire is one of the three historic subdivisions of Yorkshire, England. From to the administrative county, County of York, West Riding (abbreviated: ' County of York (WR) ') (the area under the control of West Riding County Council), was Status: Ancient Riding, then Administrative county. Some Place-names of the East Riding of Yorkshire," a Paper read before the Hull Literary Club, 28 March, Appears in 3 books from Page 7 - AS sum, stan — a stone ; — the town or the stone by the moor, bog, or pond.


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Place-names of the West Riding of Yorkshire by A. H. Smith Download PDF EPUB FB2

Place names in Alabama Author: Foscue, Virginia O. Published: () Yorkshire place names, as recorded in the Yorkshire Domesday book, comprising all the references (nearly five thousand,) to places in the three ridings and North Lancashire.

with their modern names & suggested etymologies ; the chief lords and tenants ; and twenty-two illustrations Author: Turner, Joseph Horsfall.

The Place-Names of the West Riding of Yorkshire, Part I: Lower & Upper Strafforth and Staincross Wapentakes (English Place-Name Society) Published by Cambridge At the University Press ().

The Place-Names of the West Riding of Yorkshire was compiled by Prof. Frederic W. Moorman and published by the Thoresby Society of Leeds in The work contains "an etymological investigation of the place-names of the West Riding recorded in Domesday Book, or in Kirkby's Inquest, Knights' Fees, and Nomina Villarum for Yorkshire".

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The Place-Names of the West Riding of Yorkshire: The Wapentakes of Upper and Lower Claro Part 5: The Wapentakes of Upper and Lower Claro Pt. 5 (Survey Format: Hardcover. Yorkshire: West Riding Index A-K The following pages include Domesday place-names and landowners, and beneath some are links to websites containing the local history of that place.

If you have a local history site that you would like to be included on. Buy The Place-Names of the West Riding of Yorkshire: Part 6: Pt. 6 (Survey of English Place-Names) New edition by A. Smith (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible certifiedneighborhoodspecialist.com: Hardcover. The Place-Names of the West Riding of Yorkshire by SMITH A H [ed] and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at certifiedneighborhoodspecialist.com Buy The Place-Names of the West Riding of Yorkshire:English Place-Name Society Volume XXXI Pt.

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The West Riding was first recorded (in the form West Treding) in the Domesday Book of [4] Unlike most English counties, Yorkshire, being so large, was divided first into the three ridings (East, North and West) and, later, the city of York (which lay within the city walls and was not part of any riding).Status: Ancient Riding, then Administrative county.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Moorman, Frederic William, Place-names of the West Riding of Yorkshire. Leeds, Privately printed for the Thoresby Society, 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, List of civil parishes in North Yorkshire. for the West Riding of Yorkshire All our CD roms and downloads are presented as scanned images in Adobe Acrobat (pdf) format, the CD roms being supplied in a virtually unbreakable flexible black plastic case (see photograph).

Buy Place-Names of the West Riding of Yorkshire: Part 7: Pt. 7 (Survey of English Place-Names) New edition by A. Smith (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible certifiedneighborhoodspecialist.com: Hardcover.

A very interesting book looking at the Primitive Methodist Church Otley Circuit (which also covers Guiseley and Yeadon) in the West Riding of Yorkshire. Consisting of history, anecdotes and important events, it also includes lists of ministers and preachers, the roll of honour for World War 1 and over 30 photographs of important local people.

Aug 31,  · Buy The Place-Names of the West Riding of Yorkshire: The Wapentakes of Upper and Lower Claro Part 5 by A. Smith from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Book Edition: New Edition.

Smith, The Place-Names of the West Riding of Yorkshire, Part 1, Lower & Upper Strafforth and Staincross Wapentakes, English Place-Name Society 30 (). Download A. Smith, The Place-Names of the West Riding of Yorkshire, Part 2, Osgoldcross and Agbrigg Wapentakes, English Place-Name Society 31 ( reprint).

English Place-Name Society: Volume 35, the Place-Names of the West Riding of Yorkshire, Part 6, East and West Staincliffe and Ewcross Wapentakes by A.H. Smith · published · 1 edition. The below is a list of Towns and Cities in Yorkshire, grouped into North, East, South and West administrative areas.

These are NOT the traditional Yorkshire Ridings. North Yorkshire Bedale Easingwold Filey Harrogate Knaresborough Malton Middleham Northallerton Pickering Richmond Ripon Scarborough Selby Settle Skipton Tadcaster Thirsk Whitby York East Yorkshire Bridlington Beverley.

Get this from a library. The place-names of the West Riding of Yorkshire / 2. Osgoldcross and Agbrigg Wapentakes. [Albert H Smith]. Get this from a library! The place names of the West Riding of Yorkshire. Part 3, Morley Wapentake. [A H Smith].West Yorkshire was formed as a metropolitan county inby the Local Government Actand corresponds roughly to the core of the historic West Riding of Yorkshire and the county boroughs of Bradford, Dewsbury, Halifax, Huddersfield, Leeds, and certifiedneighborhoodspecialist.comtuent country: England.The Ainsty is first recorded in the Domesday Book of (in the form Ainestig), when it was a wapentake of the West Riding of Yorkshire.

It was named from Ainsty Cliff at Bilbrough, [2] presumably the original meeting place of the wapentake.