Place:Henderskelfe, North Riding of Yorkshire, England

Alt namesHenderskelfe
TypeCivil parish
Coordinates54.12°N 0.9036°W
Located inNorth Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
North Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
See alsoMalton Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, Englandrural district of which the civil parish was a part 1894-1974
Ryedale District, North Yorkshire, Englanddistrict municipality in which it has been situated since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog

A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Henderskelf from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-1872):

"HENDERSKELF, a township in Bulmer parish, [North Riding of] Yorkshire; 6 miles W by S of New Malton. Acres: 1,620. Real property: £1,359. Population: 157. Houses: 27. See Castle-Howard."

Castle Howard was built in the grounds of the ruins of Henderskelf Castle.

Prior to the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974, Henderskelf was located in Malton Rural District. Historically, it was located in the ecclesiastical parish of Bulmer in the Bulmer Wapentake.

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