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Hensall, North Yorkshire

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Hensall, North Yorkshire

Hensall is a village and civil parish in the English county of North Yorkshire. For the purposes of local administration Hensall forms part of the district of Selby; before April 1974 it was part of Osgoldcross Rural District and the West Riding of Yorkshire. The village is served by the two trains a day that stop at Hensall railway station. By road it is northwest of Junction 34 of the M62 motorway and the crossing point of the A19 and A645 roads.
DistrictSelby
Post townGOOLE
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE5923
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
Dialling code01977
 

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

Hensall Cum Heck ~ Edeshale

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

Hensall, township and ry. sta., in par. and 3 miles NW. of Snaith, E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 1177 ac., pop. 358.

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