dred acres of land, divided into nu-
Leven, E. R. (6) a parish and town-
ship in the wapentake of Holderness,
6§ miles N. E. from Beverley; in-
habitants, 658; a rectory, value 16/.
13s. 4d.; patron, Sir Wm. O. Penny-
man. A canal of great utility extends
from the river Hull to this village. The
parish contains the township of Hemp-
holme. Entire population, 751.
Leven Bridge, N. R. (2) a hamlet
in the township and parish of Hilton,
wapentake of Langbarugh, 3 miles E.
from Yarm. Here is a bridge over the
Leven, a small river, which runs into
Leven .Grove, N. R. (2). See
Leven, High, N. R. (2). See
Leventhorpe Hall, W. R. (5).
Levington Castle, N. R. (2) a
township in the parish of Kirk Leving-
ton, wapentake of Langbarugh, 3 miles
S. E. from Yarm; inhabitants, 44.
The Castle Hill is supposed to have
been the site of a Danish fortification,
but no vestiges of any sort of building
Levisham, N. R. (3) a parish and
township in the wapentake of Pickering
Lythe, 6 miles N. from Pickering; in-
habitants, 152 ; a rectory, value 71.
8s. \id.; patron, Mrs. Skelton.
Lew den, W. R. (8) a small ham-
let in the township of Worsbrough,
parish of Darfield, wapentake of Straf-
forth and Tickhill, 2§ miles S. from
Leyburn, N. R. (1) a township and
market town in the parish of Wensley,
wapentake of Hang West, 8 miles S.
from Richmond, 45 miles N. W. from
York, 235 from London ; inhabitants,
810; market, Friday; fairs, second
Fridays in February, May, October,
and December. This town consists
chiefly of an oblong square; it is plea-
santly situated amidst the neighbour-
hood of some picturesque and delight-
ful scenery; there is a remarkable
walk, called Leyburn Shawl, which
passes along the edge of a ridge of
rocks for two miles, which may be
called a magnificent natural terrace.
Leys, W. R. (4) a hamlet in the
township and parish of Bingley, wa-
pentake of Morley, 6 miles S. W. from
Lidgate, W. R. (8) a hamlet in the
township of Nether Hallam, parish of
Sheffield, wapentake of Strafforth and
Tickhill, 3 miles W. from Sheffield.
Lidgate, or Lydiate, W. R. (7)
a hamlet in the township of Quick, pa-
rish of Rochdale, Lancashire, wapen-
take of Agbrigg, 5 miles S. from Dob-
cross ; here is a chapel of ease to
Lidget, W. R. (7) a hamlet in the
township of Lepton, parish of Kirk-
heaton, wapentake of Agbrigg, 4 miles
W. from Huddersfield.
Lightcliffe, W. R. (7) a hamlet
in the township of Hipperholme, parish
of Halifax, wapentake of Agbrigg, 3
miles E. from Halifax ; a chapelry to
Halifax. Here is New House, the seat
of William Priestley, Esq.
Light Ridge, W. R. (7) a ham-
let in the township and parish of Hud-
dersfield, wapentake .of Agbrigg, 2§
miles N. from Huddersfield.
Lillet, W.R. (7) a hamlet in the
township and parish of Kirkheaton,
wapentake of Agbrigg, 5 miles E. from
Killing, East and West, N.R.
(5) two villages which being united
form the township of Lillings Ambo, in
the parish of Sheriff Hutton, wapen-
take of Bulmer, 9 miles N. from York;
Limber Hill, N.R. (3) a small
hamlet in the township and parish of
Egton, wapentake of Langbarugh, 8
miles W. from Whitby.
Limley, W. R. (4) a small hamlet