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Eggborough, North Yorkshire

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Eggborough, North Yorkshire

Eggborough is a village and civil parish of 750 homes, in the Selby district of North Yorkshire, England, close to the county borders with South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and the East Riding. The village is situated at the intersection of the A19 and the A645, approximately seven miles east of Pontefract and seven miles south-west of Selby. It is also located close to the M62.
DistrictSelby
Post townGOOLE
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE5623
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Population1,578
 

Other names by which Eggborough, North Yorkshire has been known in the past

Eggbrough

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

Eggbrough, township, Kellington par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, on Goole Canal, 5 miles NW. of Snaith, 2010 ac., pop. 306; contains the hamlets of High and Low Eggbrough.

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