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Fimber, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Fimber, East Riding of Yorkshire

Fimber is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 8 miles north west of Driffield town centre and 3 miles south west of the village of Sledmere. It lies on the B1248 road. The civil parish is formed by the village of Fimber and the hamlet of Towthorpe. According to the 2001 UK census, Fimber parish had a population of 91. The church of St Mary, Fimber was built in 1869–71 in a thirteenth century style to replace a chapel of ease.
Post townDRIFFIELD
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridSE8960
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 code01377
Population91 (2001 census)
 

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

Fimber, township and hamlet (ry. sta. Sledmere and Fimber), Wetwang par., East-Riding Yorkshire, 9 m. NW. of Driffield, 1924 ac., pop. 184; 1 mile S. of sta. is Fimber Field House, seat, and ¼ mile NE. is Fimber Nab House, seat.

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