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Foston on the Wolds, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Foston on the Wolds, East Riding of Yorkshire

Foston on the Wolds is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 8 miles south west of Bridlington town centre and 2 miles north of the village of North Frodingham. The civil parish is formed by the villages of Foston on the Wolds and Brigham and the hamlet of Gembling. According to the 2011 UK census, Foston on the Wolds parish had a population of 263, an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 253.
Post townDRIFFIELD
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA1055
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 code01262
Population253 (2001 census)
 

Other names by which Foston on the Wolds, East Riding of Yorkshire has been known in the past

Foston On The Wolds

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

Foston-on-the-Wolds, par. and township, East-Riding Yorkshire, 5 miles SE. of Driffield -- par., 4902 ac., pop. 683; township, 1108 ac., pop. 287.

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