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Bempton, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Bempton, East Riding of Yorkshire

Bempton is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England, near the border with North Yorkshire. It is near the North Sea coast and Flamborough Head, and is situated about 4 miles north of Bridlington. It lies on the B1229 road between Speeton and Flamborough. It is served by Bempton railway station which is on the Yorkshire Coast Line that runs between Hull and Scarborough. The parish of Bempton also contains Buckton village, which is situated directly next to Bempton.
Post townBRIDLINGTON
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA1972
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
Population1,050 (2001 census)
 

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

Bempton With Newsome ~ Bentone

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

Bempton with Newsome, coast par. with ry. sta. (Bempton), East-Riding Yorkshire, 4½ miles N. of Bridlington, 1970 ac., pop. 309; P.O.

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