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Patrington, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Patrington, East Riding of Yorkshire

Patrington is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England in an area known as Holderness. It is situated approximately 9 miles south east of Hedon and 4 miles south west of Withernsea on the A1033 road. It is associated along with Winestead, as a seat of the ancient Hildyard/Hilliard/Hildegardis family. The Prime Meridian passes just to the east of Patrington. The civil parish is formed by the villages of Patrington and Winestead and the hamlet of Patrington Haven.
Post townHULL
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA3122
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
Population1,949 (2001 census)
 

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

Petuaria ~ Praetorium ~ Patrictone

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

Patrington, small town and par. with ry. sta., East-Riding Yorkshire, 4 miles SW. of Withernsea and 15 miles SE. of Hull, 3741 ac. (48 water), pop. 1360; P.O., T.O. Patrington was an important place long before the Norman Conquest. The church was built in the reign of Edward II. A fair trade in seed, corn, and other farm produce, and in coal, is carried on, and there are flax works, corn mills, and breweries.

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