Selby

Selby, a market-town of Yorkshire, on the Ouse, 15 m. S. of York; has a noted cruciform abbey church, founded in the 12th century, and exhibiting various styles of architecture; has some boat-building; manufactures flax, ropes, leather, bricks, &c.

Population (circa 1900) given as 6,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Selborne, Roundell Palmer, Earl of * Selden, John
Sedgwick, Adam
Seeley, Sir John Robert
Segovia
Segu
Seine
Seine
Seine-et-Marne
Seine-et-Oise
Seine-Inférieure
Selborne, Roundell Palmer, Earl of
Selby
Selden, John
Selene
Self-denying Ordinance
Selim I.
Seljuks
Selkirk
Selkirkshire
Selwyn, George
Selwyn, George Augustus
Semaphore

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Antique pictures of Selby

Links here from Chalmers

Brindley, James
Cavendish, William [1592–1691]
Fairfax, Thomas, Lord
Johnson, Thomas
Wallace, Sir William