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Fangfoss, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Fangfoss, East Riding of Yorkshire

Fangfoss is a village in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 11 miles to the east of the city of York and 3.5 miles north west of the town of Pocklington. Together with Bolton it forms the civil parish of Fangfoss with Bolton. The village has a church, primary school and pub. A village park was created to mark the Queen's Golden Jubilee and is called Jubilee Park. Fangfoss hosts an annual arts festival called Fangfest.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridSE7653
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
 

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

Frangefos

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

Fangfoss, par. and ry. sta., East-Riding Yorkshire, 3½ miles NW. of Pocklington, 1409 ac., pop. 172.

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