Ness  North Riding


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

NESS (East), a township in Hovingham parish, N. R. Yorkshire; on the river Rye, near the Roman road from Cleveland to Malton, 2 miles N E of Hovingham r. station. Acres, 670. Pop., 49. Houses, 9. The manor, with Ness Hall, belongs to the Kendallfamily. Limestone is worked; and Roman relics have been found.

Ness through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 25th October 2021

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