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Waxholme, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Waxholme, East Riding of Yorkshire

Waxholme is a hamlet in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated on the North Sea coast approximately 1 mile north west of Withernsea, off the B1242 road. It forms part of the civil parish of Rimswell.
Post townWITHERNSEA
Administrative CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
Traditional CountyYorkshire, East Riding
OS GridTA3229
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 Waxholme, East Riding of Yorkshire has been known in the past

Wassham ~ Washam ~ Wassum ~ Waxham

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

Waxholme, township, Owthorne par., East-Riding Yorkshire, on the coast, 5 miles NE. of Patrington, 542 ac. and 116 foreshore, pop. 94.

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