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Rawcliffe, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Rawcliffe, East Riding of Yorkshire

Rawcliffe (or Rawcliffe in Snaith) is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 4 miles west of Goole. It lies on the banks of the River Aire just north of the M62 and on the A614 road. The civil parish is formed by the village of Rawcliffe and the hamlet of Rawcliffe Bridge which lies just to the south east of the village.
Post townGOOLE
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE6822
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
Population2,087 (2001 census)
 

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

Rawcliffe.-- township and vil. with ry. sta., Snaith par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, on river Aire, 4 miles W. of Goole, 4663 ac., pop. 1650; P.O., T.O.

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