Borrowby  North Riding


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

BORROWBY, a township in Leake parish, N. R. Yorkshire; 5 miles N of Thirsk. It has a post office under Thirsk. Acres, 1,280. Real property, £2,098. Pop., 345. Houses, 88. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

Borrowby through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 23rd October 2021

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