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Sneaton, North Yorkshire

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Sneaton, North Yorkshire

Sneaton is a village and civil parish in the Scarborough district of North Yorkshire, England. There is a church which is dedicated to St Hilda. According to the 2011 UK census, Sneaton parish had a population of 178, a decrease on the 2001 UK census figure of 190. Two miles from the village on the outskirts of Whitby is the 19th century Sneaton Castle. The castle adjoins St. Hilda's Priory, the Mother Church of the Order of the Holy Paraclete.
Post townWHITBY
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridNZ8907
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Population190 (2001 census)

Sneaton, North Yorkshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Sneaton, par. and vil., North-Riding Yorkshire - par., 4851 ac., pop. 232; vil., 2½ miles S. of Whitby; P.O.; in vicinity is Sneaton Castle, seat.

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