Place:


Markingfield Hall  West Riding

 

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

MARKINGFIELD, an extra-parochial tract in Ripon district, W. R. Yorkshire; 3¼ miles SSW of Ripon. Acres, 602. Pop., 15. House, 1. The house here is Markingfield-Hall, the seat of Lord Grantley; dates from the time of Edward II.; was recently restored; includes a great hall, a private chapel, and a solar; and is surrounded by a deep moat.

Markingfield Hall through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/13391

Date accessed: 19th January 2022


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