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Buckton, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Buckton, East Riding of Yorkshire

Buckton is a small village, which is part of the civil parish of Bempton in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is near the North Sea coast, and about 4 miles north of Bridlington. It lies on the B1229 road. The village is located adjacently to Bempton, and shares the same local services. Buckton is an excellent place for migrant birds which can be encountered along Hoddy Cows Lane which runs to Buckton Cliffs to the north of the village.
Post townBRIDLINGTON
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA1872
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
 

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

Bochetone ~ Bocheton

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

Buckton, coast township, in par. and 3½ miles N. of Bridlington, East-Riding Yorkshire, 1984 ac. and 35 foreshore, pop. 151.

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