Place:


Broughton  North Riding

 

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

BROUGHTON, a township in Kirby-in-Cleveland parish, N. R. Yorkshire; 3 miles SE of Stokesley. Acres, 2,780. Real property, £4,423. Pop., 577. Houses, 129. A cairn, on the summit of a mountain here, is alleged to be monumental of a Danish chief.

Broughton through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/11803

Date accessed: 19th May 2022


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