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Warter, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Warter, East Riding of Yorkshire

Warter is a small village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 4 miles east of Pocklington on the B1246 road and 18 miles from the city of York. According to the 2011 UK census, Warter parish had a population of 144, a reduction on the 2001 UK census figure of 159. It is the location for Warter Priory which was an Augustine Priory dedicated to St James and founded in 1132 by Geoffrey Fitz-Pain. It was dissolved in 1536 by Henry VIII.
Post townYORK
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridSE8650
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
Population159 (2001 census)
 

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

Warte ~ Wartre

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

Warter, par. and vil., East-Riding Yorkshire - par., 7875 ac., pop. 604; vil., 5 miles E. of Pocklington; P.O.; Warter Hall, seat, is in vicinity.

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