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Wansford, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Wansford, East Riding of Yorkshire

Wansford is a village in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England; it forms part of the civil parish of Skerne and Wansford. It is situated on the B1249 road and just to the north of the River Hull and the Driffield Canal. It is approximately 2.5 miles south east of Driffield and 3 miles north west of North Frodingham. The church of St Mary, Wansford was built in 1866–68 to designs by G.E. Street. It is on the Sykes Churches Trail devised by the East Yorkshire Churches Group.
Post townDRIFFIELD
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA0656
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
 

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

Wansford, township and vil., Nafferton par., East-Riding Yorkshire - township, 922 ac., pop. 209; vil., 3 miles SE. of Driffield; P.O.

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