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Beeford, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Beeford, East Riding of Yorkshire

Beeford is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated at the junction of the A165 and the B1249, 10 miles north-east from Beverley and 8 miles south from Bridlington. According to the 2011 UK census, Beeford parish had a population of 1,078, an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 955. The parish church of St Leonard is a Grade II* listed building. Beeford also has a primary school and playing fields.
Post townDRIFFIELD
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA1254
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
Population955 (2001 census)
 

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

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

Beeford, par. and township, East-Riding Yorkshire, 7 miles SE. of Great Driffield -- par., 5747 ac., pop. 884; township, 3753 ac., pop. 707; P.O.; has ancient church, with fine tower, oaken screen, and brass of 1472.

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