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Skirpenbeck, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Skirpenbeck, East Riding of Yorkshire

Skirpenbeck is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated 2 miles north west of Stamford Bridge just north of the A166 road. According to the 2011 UK census, Skirpenbeck parish had a population of 192, an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 142. Skirpenbeck is near Stamford Bridge, over the River Derwent, near where King Harold of England defeated Harald Hardrada King of Norway in 1066.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridSE7457
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 code01759
Population142 (2001 census)
 

Other names by which Skirpenbeck, East Riding of Yorkshire has been known in the past

Scarpenbec ~ Scarpinberg

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

Skirpenbeck, par. and vil., East-Riding Yorkshire - par., 1645 ac., pop. 153; vil., 7 miles NW. of Pocklington; P.O.

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