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Leconfield, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Leconfield, East Riding of Yorkshire

Leconfield is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 3 miles north west of Beverley town centre and lies on the A614 road. The civil parish is formed by the villages of Leconfield and Arram and the hamlet of Scorborough. According to the 2011 UK census, Leconfield parish had a population of 2,127, an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 1,990.
Post townBEVERLEY
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA0143
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 code01964
Population1,990 (2001 census)
 

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

Leckonfield ~ Lachinfeld ~ Lachinfelt

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

Leckonfield, par. and vil., East-Riding Yorkshire, 3 miles NW. of Beverley, 3629 ac., pop. 320; P.O., called Leconfield; gives the title of baron to the Wyndhams.

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