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Lockington, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Lockington, East Riding of Yorkshire

Lockington is a small village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 6 miles north west of Beverley town centre. The civil parish is formed by the villages of Lockington and Aike and the hamlet of Thorpe. According to the 2011 UK census the population of Lockington parish was 524, a decrease on the 2001 UK census figure of 542. There were 247 separate households. The parish church of St Mary is a Grade I listed building.
Post townDRIFFIELD
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridSE9947
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 code01430
Population542 (2001 census)
 

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

Lockington in Kilnwick ~ Lecheton ~ Locheton

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

Lockington, par., township, and vil. with ry. sta., East-Riding Yorkshire - par., 3293 ac. (including part of St John Beverley par.), pop. 421; township, 2748 ac., pop. 404; vil., 6 m. S. of Driffield; P.O.

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