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Reighton, North Yorkshire

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Reighton, North Yorkshire

Reighton is a village and civil parish, in the Scarborough district of North Yorkshire, England. According to the 2011 UK census, Reighton parish had a population of 407, an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 387.
DistrictScarborough
Post townFILEY
Administrative CountyNorth Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA1375
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Population387 (2001 census)
 

Other names by which Reighton, North Yorkshire has been known in the past

Righton ~ Rictone ~ Ricton

Reighton, North Yorkshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Reighton (or Righton), coast par. and vil., East-Riding Yorkshire, 5½ miles NW. of Bridlington, 1818 ac. and 108 foreshore, pop. 254; near vil. is Reighton Hall.

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