List of wapentakes in Yorkshire

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

This is a list of wapentakes in Yorkshire.

North Riding of Yorkshire[edit]

 

1. Gilling West
2. Hang West
3. Gilling East
4. Hang East
5. Allertonshire
6. Halikeld
7. Langbaurgh West

 
Wapentakes
 

8. Birdforth
9. Bulmer
10. Ryedale
11. Langbaurgh East
12. Whitby Strand
13. Pickering Lythe

 

East Riding of Yorkshire[edit]

 

1. Ouse and Derwent
2. Buckrose
3. Harthill – Wilton Beacon Division
4. Harthill – Holme Beacon Division
5. Howdenshire
6. Harthill – Hunsley Beacon Division

 
Wapentakes
 

7. Harthill – Bainton Beacon Division
8. Dickering
9. Holderness – North Division
10. Kingston-upon-Hull (county corporate)
11. Holderness – Middle Division
12. Holderness – South Division

 

West Riding of Yorkshire[edit]

 
  1. Ewcross
  2. Staincliffe – West Division
  3. Staincliffe – East Division
  4. Claro – Lower Division
  5. Strafforth and Tickhill – Lower Division
  6. Morley
  7. Skyrack – Upper Division
  8. Claro – Upper Division
  9. Skyrack – Lower Division
  10. Barkston Ash
  11. Agbrigg
  12. Staincross
  13. Osgoldcross
  14. Strafforth and Tickhill – Upper Division
 
Wapentakes
 

Ainsty and the City of York[edit]

Wapentakes

As York acted as the capital of Yorkshire and its location is right in the centre at the confluence of the three ridings, it along with the wapentake Ainsty had their own neutral area which was not part of any of the three ridings.

1. Ainsty and the City of York