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Risby, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Risby, East Riding of Yorkshire

Risby is the site of a deserted village. It is located in the civil parish of Rowley in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England; approximately 3.5 miles south west of Beverley and lies 1 mile west of the A164 road. The area includes an open partially wooded parkland, Risby Park, a farm, and a fishpond. Since 1990 the pond has been operated as a coarse fishing location; the site also contains an octagonal brick folly.
Post townBEVERLEY
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA0034
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 code01482
 

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

Rasbi ~ Risbi

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

Risby, hamlet, Rowley par., East-Riding Yorkshire, 3 miles SW. of Beverley.

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