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Beswick, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Beswick, East Riding of Yorkshire

Beswick is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. The village is situated on the A164 road, about 6 miles north of Beverley and 6 miles south of Driffield. The civil parish is formed by the villages of Beswick and Kilnwick and the hamlet of Wilfholme. According to the 2011 UK census, Beswick parish had a population of 357, a slight decline on the 2001 UK census figure of 372. Beswick was the former home of P.H.
Post townDRIFFIELD
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA0148
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
Population372 (2001 census)
 

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

Baseuuic ~ Basewic

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

Beswick, township and eccl. dist., Kilnwick par., East-Riding Yorkshire, 6½ miles NW. of Beverley, 2028 ac., pop. 247; P.O.

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