In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Full Sutton like this:
FULL-SUTTON, a parish in Pocklington district, E. R. Yorkshire; 2½ miles E by S of Stamford-Bridge r. station, and 5½ NW of Pocklington. Post town, Stamford-Bridge, under York. Acres, 950. Real property, £1, 211. Pop., 174. Houses, 33. The property is sub-divided. The living is a rectory in the diocese of York. Value, £150. Patron, Lord Feversham. The church is recent; and supplanted a very old one, which was said to have been a chantry to the priory of Walton. There is a Wesleyan chapel.
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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Full Sutton, in East Riding of Yorkshire and East Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 30th March 2017
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