Place:Croft Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameCroft Rural
TypeRural district
Coordinates54.482°N 1.553°W
Located inNorth Riding of Yorkshire, England     (1894 - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
See alsoRichmondshire, North Yorkshire, Englandadministrative district in which Croft Rural is now part located
Hambleton District, North Yorkshire, Englandadministrative district in which Croft Rural is now part located
source: Family History Library Catalog


Croft Rural District was an administrative division of the North Riding of Yorkshire based on the village of Croft-on-Tees on the border between Yorkshire and County Durham. Since the municipal reorganization of 1974, the area covered by Croft Rural District has been located, for the most part, in the administrative district of Richmondshire; with two parishes now located in Hambleton in North Yorkshire.

Civil Parishes

The following parishes were located in Croft Rural District:

Civil parishParish statusDuration  Notes
Barton (near Darlington) township, civil parish 1894-1974 to Richmondshire District in 1974
Cleasby chapelry, parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to Richmondshire District in 1974
Cliffe (near Darlington) township, civil parish 1894-1974 to Richmondshire District in 1974
Croft on Tees parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to Richmondshire District in 1974
Dalton upon Tees township, civil parish 1894-1974 to Richmondshire District in 1974
Eryholme chapelry, civil parish 1894-1974 to Richmondshire District in 1974
Girsby township, civil parish 1894-1974 to Hambleton District in 1974
Manfield township, parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to Richmondshire District in 1974
Newton Morrell township, civil parish 1894-1974 to Richmondshire District in 1974
Over Dinsdale township, civil parish 1894-1974 to Hambleton District in 1974
Stapleton (near Darlington) township, civil parish 1894-1974 to Richmondshire District in 1974

Research Tips

  • A Vision of Britain through Time on Croft Rural District. This section provides statistics on population and industry, as well as a listing of the civil parishes and the alterations to the municipal organization.