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Hilston, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Hilston, East Riding of Yorkshire

Hilston is a hamlet in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England, in an area known as Holderness. It is situated approximately 12 miles east of Kingston upon Hull city centre and 5 miles north west of Withernsea. It lies to the east 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 GridTA2833
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 Hilston, East Riding of Yorkshire has been known in the past

Heldeuueston ~ Heldouestun

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

Hilston, coast par., East-Riding Yorkshire, 8 miles NE. of Hedon, 553 ac., pop. 39; on Hilston Mount is an octagonal tower.

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