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Skirlaugh, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Skirlaugh, East Riding of Yorkshire

Skirlaugh is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England in an area known as Holderness. It is situated approximately 7 miles north east of Hull city centre on the A165 road. Originally a farming community, it is now primarily a commuter village for Hull. According to the 2011 UK census, Skirlaugh parish had a population of 1,473, a decrease on the 2001 UK census figure of 1,543. The parish church, St.
Post townHULL
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA1439
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 code01964
Population1,543 (2001 census)
 

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

Skirlaugh, eccl. dist. and ry. sta., Swine par., East-Riding Yorkshire, pop. 793; comprises North and South Skirlaugh, Benningholme and Grange, and Marton townships; the sta. is 8 ¼ miles NE. of Hull.

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