Long Drax  West Riding


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

DRAX (Long), a township in Drax parish, W. R. Yorkshire; at the confluence of the Derwent and the Ouse, 1 mile N of Drax. Acres, 1, 572. Real property, £2, 319. Pop., 162. Houses, 34.

Long Drax through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Long Drax, in Selby and West Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 30th May 2020

Not where you were looking for?

Click here for more detailed advice on finding places within A Vision of Britain through Time , and maybe some references to other places called " Long Drax ".