Ewcross


Ewcross

Ewcross was a wapentake of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England. It included the parishes of Bentham, Clapham, Horton in Ribblesdale and Sedburgh and parts of Thornton in Lonsdale.

Ewcross was split from the Staincliffe and Ewcross wapentake in the nineteenth century.


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