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Roos, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Roos, East Riding of Yorkshire

Roos is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated 12 miles east of Kingston upon Hull city centre and 3.5 miles north west of Withernsea on the B1242 road.
Post townHULL
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA2930
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
Population1,113 (2001 census)
 

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

Rooss ~ Rosse

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

Roos (or Rooss), par., township, and vil., East-Riding Yorkshire - par., 3623 ac., pop. 590; township, 2528 ac., pop. 534; vil., 7 miles E. of Hedon; P.O.

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