- source: Family History Library Catalog
A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Deighton from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72:
- "MENTHORPE-WITH-BOWTHORPE, a township in Hemingbrough parish, [East Riding of] Yorkshire; on the river Derwent, near Menthorpe-Gate [railway] station, 5 miles N E of Selby. Acres: 990. Real property: £1,528. Population: 69. Houses: 12."
Historically, Menthorpe-with-Bowthorpe was in the ecclesiastical parish of Howden in the wapentake of Ouse and Derwent . From 1894 until 1935, Menthorpe-with-Bowthorpe was located in Howden Rural District. In 1935 the parish was transferred to Derwent Rural District. In the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974, along with the rest of Derwent Rural District, Menthorpe-with-Bowthorpe became part of the Selby District of North Yorkshire.
- GENUKI on Menthorpe-with-Bowthorpe. The GENUKI page gives numerous references to local bodies providing genealogical assistance.
- The FamilySearch wiki on the ecclesiastical parish of Hemingbrough provides a list of useful resources for the local area.
- British History Online has an article from the Victoria County Histories on Menthorpe-with-Bowthorpe
- A Vision of Britain through Time on Menthorpe-with-Bowthorpe.
- A Vision of Britain through Time also provides links to three maps of the East Riding, produced by the United Kingdom Ordnance Survey, illustrating the boundaries between the civil parishes and the rural districts at various dates. These maps all blow up to a scale that will illustrate small villages and large farms or estates.
Categories: East Riding of Yorkshire, England | North Yorkshire, England | Selby District, North Yorkshire, England | Howden Rural, East Riding of Yorkshire, England | Derwent Rural, East Riding of Yorkshire, England | Ouse and Derwent Wapentake, East Riding of Yorkshire, England