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Sproatley, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Sproatley, East Riding of Yorkshire

Sproatley is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 7 miles north east of Hull city centre and 4 miles north of Hedon at the junction of the B1238 and B1240 roads. The village church, dedicated to St. Swithin, is said to contain a small chamber organ built by 'Father' Smith in the late 17th, early 18th century. According to the 2011 UK census, Sproatley parish had a population of 1,350, a decrease on the 2001 UK census figure of 1,353.
Post townHULL
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA1934
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 code01482
Population1,353 (2001 census)
 

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

Sprotelai ~ Sprotelie ~ Sprotele

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

Sproatley, par. and vil., East-Riding Yorkshire - par., 1372 ac., pop. 331; vil., 4 miles N. of Hedon; P.O.

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