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Pollington, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Pollington, East Riding of Yorkshire

Pollington is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 2 miles south west of the town of Snaith and 1 mile south of the M62 motorway. It lies on the north bank of the Aire and Calder Navigation. According to the 2011 UK census, Pollington parish had a population of 966, an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 939.
Post townGOOLE
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE6119
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHumberside
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHumberside
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code01405
Population939 (2001 census)
 

Pollington, East Riding of Yorkshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Pollington, eccl. dist., township, and vil., Snaith par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire - dist. (Pollington cum Balne), pop. 745; township, 1920 ac., pop. 387; vil., 2½ miles SW, of Snaith; P.O.; gives title of baron and viscount to Earl of Mexborough.

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