Staxton  East Riding


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

STAXTON, a township in Willerby parish, E. R. Yorkshire; 6½ miles SSW of Scarborough. Acres, 1,640. Real property, £1,271. Pop., 307. Houses, 58. The manor belongs to Lord Londesborough. There are chapels for Wesleyans and Primitive Methodists.

Additional information about this locality is available for Willerby

Staxton through time

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

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 12th April 2021

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