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Haxby, York

Haxby is a town and civil parish in the unitary authority of City of York, on the River Foss, five miles (8 km) north of York and south of Strensall, in North Yorkshire, England. Haxby is bordered on the east by the River Foss, and to the west by the village of Wigginton, whose expansion has caused the two settlements to form a continuous urban environment.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyYork
Traditional CountyYorkshire, North Riding
OS GridSE6057
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 code01904
Population8,754
 

Haxby, York in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Haxby, township with ry. sta., Strensall par., North Riding Yorkshire, on river Foss, 4¾ miles NE. of York, 2208 ac., pop. 559; P.O.

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