Place:Settrington, East Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameSettrington
Alt namesSendritonsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 308
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates54.117°N 0.728°W
Located inEast Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
North Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
See alsoNorton Rural, East 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: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


Settrington is a village and civil parish now in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England, about 3 miles (5 km) east of Malton.

Prior to the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974, Settrington was located in Norton Rural District in the East Riding of Yorkshire. Historically, it was an ecclesiastical parish in the Buckrose Wapentake.

History

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Sir Francis Bigod of Settrington launched Bigod's Rebellion against King Henry VIII in January 1537.

Settrington was served by Settrington railway station on the Malton and Driffield Railway between 1853 and 1950.

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