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Swinefleet, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Swinefleet, East Riding of Yorkshire

Swinefleet is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 2 miles south east of the town of Goole on the A161 road from Goole to Crowle. It lies on the south bank of the River Ouse. According to the 2011 UK census, Swinefleet parish had a population of 787, an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 748. The main centre of population is at the extreme north of the parish, close to the River Ouse.
Post townGOOLE
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE7722
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
Population748 (2001 census)
 

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

Swinfleet

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

Swinefleet, township and vil., Whitgift par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire - township, 2472 ac. (96 water), pop. 1233; vil., on river Ouse, 2½ m. SE. of Goole; P.O.

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