Holgate  West Riding


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

HOLGATE, a township in St. Mary-Bishops hillJunior parish, W. R. Yorkshire; on the river Ouse, near York. Acres, 250. Real property, £2, 076. Pop., 170. Houses, 30. Lindley Murray, the grammarian, lived and died here.

Holgate through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 03rd August 2021

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