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Riccall, North Yorkshire

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Riccall, North Yorkshire

Riccall is a village and civil parish situated in the Selby district of North Yorkshire, England, lying 3.5 miles north of Selby and 9 miles to the south of York. It is historically part of the East Riding of Yorkshire. According to the 2001 census the parish had a total population of 2,317.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridSE6237
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire

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

Ricall ~ Richall ~ Richale

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

Riccall, par. and vil. with ry. sta., East-Riding Yorkshire, 4 miles N. of Selby, 2667 ac., pop. 780; P.O.; near vil. is Riccall Hall, seat; on Riccall Common are earthworks formed in 1066 by the Norsemen under Harold Haarfager.

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