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Goxhill, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Goxhill, East Riding of Yorkshire

Goxhill is a small hamlet in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England in an area known as Holderness. It is situated approximately 2 miles south west of Hornsea town centre. The village was a civil parish until 1935, when it was merged with Great Hatfield and Little Hatfield to form the parish of Hatfield. The parish church of St Giles is a Grade II listed building. Goxhill was served from 1865 to 1953 by Wassand railway station on the Hull and Hornsea Railway.
Post townHULL
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA1844
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
 

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

Golse

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

Goxhill, par. and ry. sta., East-Riding Yorkshire, 2 miles SW. of Hornsea, 838 ac., pop. 76; P.O.

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