Place:


Borrowby  North Riding

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Borrowby like this:

BORROWBY, a township in Leake parish, N. R. Yorkshire; 5 miles N of Thirsk. It has a post office under Thirsk. Acres, 1,280. Real property, £2,098. Pop., 345. Houses, 88. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

Borrowby through time

Borrowby is now part of Hambleton district. Click here for graphs and data of how Hambleton has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Borrowby itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Borrowby, in Hambleton and North Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/14539

Date accessed: 26th March 2019


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