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Sunk Island, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Sunk Island, East Riding of Yorkshire

Sunk Island is a Crown Estate village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It lies 3.5 miles south of Ottringham and 1-mile to the north of the Humber Estuary. The Greenwich Meridian passes through the east of the parish. According to the 2011 UK census, Sunk Island parish had a population of 228, an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 224.
Post townHULL
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA2618
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
Population224 (2001 census)
 

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

Sunk Island, par., East-Riding Yorkshire, on the Humber, 3 miles SW. of Patrington, 6914 ac. (34 water), 7155 tidal water and 3855 foreshore, pop. 419.

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