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Great Heck, North Yorkshire

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Great Heck, North Yorkshire

Great Heck is a small village that lies a few miles south of Selby, North Yorkshire, England. Great Heck is located 185.4 miles (298.37 km) north of London and 26.3 miles (42.326km) east of Leeds. The population of Great Heck was 201 people according to the 2011 census. It is part of the district of Selby. The village achieved notoriety due to the Great Heck rail crash.
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE5921
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire

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