Place:Hovingham, North Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameHovingham
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates54.17175°N 0.97895°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


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Hovingham is a large village and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England. It is on the edge of the Howardian Hills and about 7 miles south of Kirkbymoorside.

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

Other settlements within the ecclesiastical parish of Hovingham were Airyholme and Howthorpe, Baxtonhowe (close to Airyholme and Howthorpe), Coulton, Fryton, Scackleton, South Holme, Standmire, Wath (near Malton), and Wool Knoll.

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