Place:


Oglethorpe  West Riding

 

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

OGLETHORPE, a hamlet in Bramham township and parish, W. R. Yorkshire; 3¼ miles W of Tadcaster. Oglethorpe Hall was the seat of the ancient family of Oglethorpe, who lost their estates in the civil wars of Charles I.; and is now a farm-house.

Additional information about this locality is available for Bramham

Oglethorpe through time

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

How to reference this page:

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

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/24874

Date accessed: 24th October 2021


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