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Withernwick, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Withernwick, East Riding of Yorkshire

Withernwick is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 10 miles north east of Hull city centre and 5 miles south of Hornsea. According to the 2011 UK census, Withernwick parish had a population of 453, a reduction on the 2001 UK census figure of 474. The parish church of St Alban is a Grade II listed building. Over the past few years the village has been in decline, having lost its Post Office, School, Methodist Chapel and Village Hall.
Post townHULL
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA1940
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
Population474 (2001 census)
 

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

Widforneuuinc ~ Widforneuuic ~ Withforneuuinc ~ Witforneuuinc

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

Withernwick, par., township, and vil., East-Riding Yorkshire - par., 2691 ac., pop. 449; township (including a small part of Mappleton par.), 2821 ac., pop. 449; vil., 5 miles SW. of Hornsea; P.O.

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