Location and coordinates are for the approximate centre of Owston within this administrative area. Geographic features and populated places may cross administrative borders.
Gazetteer of the British Isles (Edinburgh: Bartholomew, 1887). John Bartholomew
Owston, par., township, and vil., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire - par., 3039 ac., pop. 488; township (partly also in Burgh Wallis par.), 1815 ac., pop. 339; the vil. is 5 miles NW. of Doncaster.
A village in Osgodcross hundred, in the county of Yorkshire.