Place:Harlthorpe, East Riding of Yorkshire, England

TypeTownship, Hamlet
Coordinates53.8273°N 0.875°W
Located inEast Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1935)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
See alsoHarthill Wapentake, East Riding of Yorkshire, Englandwapentake in which the parish was located
Bubwith, East Riding of Yorkshire, Englandancient parish of which it was a township
Howden Rural, East Riding of Yorkshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1935
Foggathorpe, East Riding of Yorkshire, Englandneighbouring parish into which it was absorbed 1935
source: Family History Library Catalog

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Harlthorpe is a hamlet and a former civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 8 miles (13 km) northeast of Selby town centre and 6 miles (9.7 km) north of Howden. It lies on the A163 road.

Historically, Harlthorpe was in the ecclesiastical parish of Bubwith in the wapentake of Harthill. From 1894 until 1935, Harlthorpe was part of Howden Rural District. In 1935 Harlthorpe was absorbed into the neighbouring civil parish of Foggathorpe.

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  • GENUKI on Harlthorpe. The GENUKI page gives numerous references to local bodies providing genealogical assistance.
  • The FamilySearch wiki on the ecclesiastical parish of Bubwith provides a list of useful resources for the local area.
  • Howdenshire History provides histories of towns and villages in the area provided by a local family historian. The stories of some families who emigrated to Ontario, Canada, are included.
  • A Vision of Britain through Time on Harlthorpe.
  • A Vision of Britain through Time 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 expand to a scale that will illustrate small villages and large farms or estates.
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