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Lowthorpe, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Lowthorpe, East Riding of Yorkshire

Lowthorpe is a village in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 3 miles north east of Driffield town centre and 7 miles south west of Bridlington town centre. It lies south east of the A614 road and just north west of the Yorkshire Coast railway line from Hull to Scarborough. Lowthorpe railway station served the village until it closed on 5 January 1970. It forms part of the civil parish of Harpham.
Post townDRIFFIELD
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA0860
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
 

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

Langetorp ~ Loghetorp ~ Logetorp

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

Lowthorpe, par. and ry. sta., East-Riding Yorkshire, 4½ miles NE. of Driffield, 1909 ac., pop. 197; P.O.; in vicinity of sta. is the seat of Lowthorpe Lodge.

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