Place:Malton Rural, North Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameMalton Rural
TypeRural district
Coordinates54.1°N 0.88°W
Located inNorth Riding of Yorkshire, England     (1894 - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
See alsoRyedale District, North Yorkshire, Englandadministrative district covering Malton Rural District since 1974

Malton Rural District was an administrative division of the North Riding of Yorkshire based on the town of Malton. The district spread north, west and south from the town (which was sometimes separated into Old and New Malton). The southeastern boundary of the North Riding of Yorkshire was the River Derwent on which Malton is situated. Norton, or Norton on Derwent, and its rural district, across the river, were in the East Riding.

Since the municipal reorganization of 1974, the area covered by Malton Rural District has been located in the administrative District of Ryedale, North Yorkshire. Also, since 1974, Norton, or Norton on Derwent, and its rural district are also in the Ryedale District of North Yorkshire.

NOTE:Co-ordinates taken from Google Earth as an estimate of the centre of the rural district.

Civil Parishes

The following parishes were located in Malton Rural District:

Civil parishParish statusDuration  Notes
Airyholme and Howthorpe township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Amotherby chapelry, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Appleton le Street parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Barton le Street township, parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Barton le Willows township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Brawby township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Broughton (near Malton) township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Bulmer parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Butterwick (near Malton) township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Coneysthorpe township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Crambe parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Foston (near Malton) parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Fryton township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Ganthorpe township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Great Habton township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Henderskelfe township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Hildenley township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Hovingham township, parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Huttons Ambo parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Little Habton township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Ryton township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Scackleton township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Sheriff Hutton township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Slingsby parish (ancient), civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
South Holme township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Stittenham township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Swinton township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Terrington township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Thornton le Clay township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Wath (near Malton) township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Welburn (near Castle Howard) township, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974
Whitwell on the Hill extra parochial area, civil parish 1894-1974 to the Ryedale District in 1974

Research Tips

  • A Vision of Britain through Time on Malton 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.