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Owstwick, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Owstwick, East Riding of Yorkshire

Owstwick is a hamlet in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England, in an area known as Holderness. It is situated approximately 11 miles east of Kingston upon Hull city centre and 5 miles north west of Withernsea. It lies to the west of the B1242 road. It forms part of the civil parish of Roos.
Post townHULL
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA2732
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
 

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

Hosteuuic ~ Osteuuic

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

Owstwick, township, Roos and Garton pars., East-Riding Yorkshire, 7 miles NE. of Hedon, 1336 ac., pop. 89; P.O.

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