SKELTON (YORK) VILLAGE TRUST

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CONTENTS OF ARCHIVE HELD IN

THE VILLAGE HALL

 

 

As an introduction to the archives

there is a box file which contains short articles of general interest

together with historical maps and photographs

 

 Below is a detailed index of the complete archive held in the Village Hall

 

 

 

  • 1       Writings on Skelton  - published and unpublished

  • 2       Early Documents

  • 3       Early Wills and inventories  16th century

  • 4       Skelton Parish Records

  • 5       Overton Parish Records  1538 - 1777

  • 6       Around the Enclosure 1742 - 1807

  • 7       Census Returns for Skelton and Skelton in Overton 1841 -1901

  • 8       Skelton School Log 1864-1886 and a few from the20th century

  • 9       Inland Revenue Survey 1907

  • 10     Skelton Manor

  • 11      Skelton Grange

  • 12      Fairfield Manor

  • 13      Skelton Church - see also Parish Records

  • 13a    Parish Newsletters Nov 1967 - Oct 1968, Feb 1975 - Jun 1975

  • 14      Overton Church

  • 15      Skelton and Wars - Civil War -World War 1 - World War 11

  • 16      Skelton People

  • 17      Oral Histories -  tapes - transcripts

  • 18a    Miscellaneous

  • 18b   Miscellaneous

  • 19a    Photographs

  • 19b    Photographs  - Miscellaneous (1920's etc)

  • 20     Oral Histories (tapes & CD's)

  • 21      Maps, plans & Air Photographs

  • 22      Natural History - What's Inside?

  • 23      Moorlands House

 

 

 The following are deposited in a higher drawer 

 

 

  • 1     Poor Law Records 1879

  • 2     Advertisements in the 1920's / 1930's

  • 3     Photocopy of 1851 census for Skelton and Skelton in Overton

  • 4     House Deeds of Ryde House

  • 5     Early Documents - Skelton Village Hall

 

 

Maps and Aerial photographs

Pyramid House 1919 Skelton Church by Abraham 1839 Skelton View The Green Earliest_Known_map_of_Skelton_500_x[1] Sir Richard Hotham Booklet svt_map_1806[1] Miss Gertrude Gregory Orchard View 1920's Return To Village Archive Publications On Skelton