Loversall  West Riding


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

LOVERSALL, a parish, with a village, in Doncaster district, W. R. Yorkshire; 3½ miles SSW of Doncaster r. station. Post town, Doncaster. Acres, 2,122. Real property, £2,660. Pop., 175. Houses, 32. The property is divided among a few. The manor belongs to Mrs.E. Cooke. St. Catherine's, a fine mansion in the later English style, is the seat of the Rev. ...

R. J. Banks; and Loversall Hall is the residence of H. Huntsman, Esq. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of York. Value, £60. Patron, the Vicar of Doncaster. The church is early and decorated English, with a plain tower; was partly rebuilt in 1855; and contains an effigies of a knight, and several modern monuments.

Loversall through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 21st May 2024

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