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Bishop Wilton, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Bishop Wilton, East Riding of Yorkshire

Bishop Wilton is a small village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 4 miles north of Pocklington and 6 miles east of Stamford Bridge. The civil parish is formed by the village of Bishop Wilton and the hamlets of Gowthorpe and Youlthorpe. According to the 2011 UK census, Bishop Wilton parish had a population of 554 in 227 households, an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 500 in 199 households.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridSE7955
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 368
Population500 (2001 census)
 

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

Bishop Wilton With Belthorpe

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

Bishop Wilton, par. and vil., East-Riding Yorkshire, 4½ m. N. of Pocklington, 6695 ac., pop. 760; P.O.

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