Ryedale  North Riding


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

RYEDALE, a wapentake in N. R. Yorkshire; taking name from the valley of the Rye, and containing 16 parishes, and parts of 4 others. Acres, 127, 520. Pop. in 1851, 11, 381; in 1861, 19, 834. Houses, 4,047.

Ryedale through time

Click here for graphs and data of how Ryedale has changed over two centuries. For statistics for historical units named after Ryedale go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 22nd May 2024

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