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Wheldrake, York

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Wheldrake, York

Wheldrake is a village and civil parish located 7 miles south-east of York. Administratively it is in the unitary authority of the City of York in North Yorkshire, England. Wheldrake is a village, a civil parish and a name given to an electoral ward of the city of York, England. The village and parish are the focus of this article. According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 1,909. The parish of Wheldrake covers an area of 4,300 acres .
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyYork
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridSE6845
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
Population1,909
 

Other names by which Wheldrake, York has been known in the past

Coldrid

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

Wheldrake, par., township, and vil., East-Riding Yorkshire - par., 5310 ac., pop. 638; township, 4517 ac., pop. 596; vil., on river Derwent, 7 m. SE. of York; P.O.

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