Place:Wragby, West Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameWragby
TypeParish
Coordinates53.651°N 1.3875°W
Located inWest Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inSouth Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
Yorkshire, England    
See alsoWakefield (metropolitan borough), West Yorkshire, England
source: Family History Library Catalog


NOTE: There is another Wragby in Lincolnshire.

Wragby is an ecclesiastical parish originally situated on the edge of Osgoldcross Wapentake, with part of the parish in Staincross Wapentake. It is 4 miles southwest of Pontefract, and 5 miles southeast of Wakefield.

It included the townships (later civil parishes) of West Hardwick, Hessle with Hill Top, Huntwick with Foulby and Nostell, Ryhill and Winterset.

Data obtained from GENUKI where more information can be found.

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