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Wintringham, North Yorkshire

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Wintringham, North Yorkshire

Wintringham is a village and civil parish in the Ryedale district of North Yorkshire, England. It is near the A64 road and 6 miles east of Malton. The Yorkshire Wolds Way National Trail and the Centenary Way, long distance footpaths pass through the village. The vanished hamlet of Linton in the southeast of Wintringham parish was probably the birthplace of Lady Margaret Hoby, author of the earliest extant diary of a woman in English.
DistrictRyedale
Post townMALTON
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridSE8873
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
 

Other names by which Wintringham, North Yorkshire has been known in the past

Wentrigeham ~ Wentrigham

Wintringham, North Yorkshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Wintringham.-- par., township, and vil., East-Riding Yorkshire - par., 8230 ac., pop. 570; township, 5340 ac., pop. 324; vil., 7 miles E. of Malton; in vicinity are traces of ancient entrenchments.

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