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Skelton, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Skelton, East Riding of Yorkshire

Skelton is a hamlet in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England on the east bank of the River Ouse. It is situated about 2 miles south east of Howden and 2 miles north east of Goole although the road distance from the latter is about 6 miles because of the lack of nearby road bridges. It forms part of the civil parish of Kilpin.
Post townGOOLE
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East 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 code01430
 

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

Skelton, township, in par. and 2 miles SE. of Howden, East-Riding Yorkshire, 1544 ac. (286 water), pop. 232.

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