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Hook, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Hook, East Riding of Yorkshire

Hook is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 1.5 miles north east of Goole town centre and lies on the west bank of the River Ouse. According to the 2011 UK census, Hook parish had a population of 1,292, an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 1,141. The parish was part of the Goole Rural District in the West Riding of Yorkshire from 1894 to 1974, then in Boothferry district of Humberside until 1996.
Post townGOOLE
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE7625
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
Population1,141 (2001 census)
 

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

Hooke

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

Hook, township and vil., Snnaith par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire - par., on river Ouse, mostly in town of Goole, 2001 ac. (239 water), pop. 6364; pop. of town part, 5857; vil., 2 miles NE. of Goole; P.O., called Hooke.

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