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Rimswell, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Rimswell, East Riding of Yorkshire

Rimswell is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England, in an area known as Holderness. It is situated approximately 2 miles north west of Withernsea and it lies between the B1243 and B1362 roads. The civil parish is formed by the village of Rimswell and the hamlet of Waxholme. According to the 2011 UK census, Rimswell parish had a population of 235, an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 198. The parish church of St Mary (now closed) is a Grade II listed building.
Post townWITHERNSEA
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA3128
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
Population198 (2001 census)
 

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

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

Rimswell, township, Owthorne par., East-Riding Yorkshire, 4 miles N. of Patrington, 1233 ac., pop. 119.

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