Place:Swainby-with-Allerthorpe, North Riding of Yorkshire, England

Alt namesSwainby with Allerthorpesource: Wikipedia
TypeCivil parish
Coordinates54.267°N 1.4851°W
Located inNorth Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inNorth Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
Yorkshire, England    
See alsoBedale Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, Englandrural district of which it was a part 1894-1974
Hambleton District, North Yorkshire, Englandmunicipal district of which it has been a part since 1974
Halikeld Wapentake, North Riding of Yorkshire, Englandwapentake in which it was located
source: Family History Library Catalog

NOTE: There is another place named Allerthorpe in the East Riding of Yorkshire.

Swainby-with-Allerthorpe is a civil parish in the Hambleton district of North Yorkshire, England.

A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72):

"SWAINBY-WITH-ALLERTHORPE, a township in Pickhill parish, [North Riding of] Yorkshire; 5 miles ESE of Bedale. Acres: 868. Real property: £1,309. Population: 52. Houses: 7."

Prior to the nationwide municipal reorganization of 1974, Swainby-with-Allerthorpe was part of Bedale Rural District. Historically, it was located in the ecclesiastical parish of Pickhill in the wapentake of Halikeld.

Research Tips

  • GENUKI on the individual hamlets of Swainby and Allerthorpe. The GENUKI page gives numerous references to local bodies providing genealogical assistance.
  • A Vision of Britain through Time on Swainby-with-Allerthorpe.
  • The FamilySearch wiki on the ecclesiastical parish of Pickhill provides a list of useful resources for the local area.