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Burnby is located in East Riding of Yorkshire
 Burnby shown within the East Riding of Yorkshire
OS grid reference SE836464
   – London 165 mi (266 km)  S
Civil parish Hayton and Burnby
Unitary authority East Riding of Yorkshire
Ceremonial county East Riding of Yorkshire
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town YORK
Postcode district YO42
Dialling code 01759
Police Humberside
Fire Humberside
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament East Yorkshire
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Coordinates: 53°54′26″N 0°43′41″W / 53.907331°N 0.728184°W / 53.907331; -0.728184

Burnby is a village in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 2.5 miles (4 km) south-east of the market town of Pocklington and 4 miles (6.4 km) north-west of the market town of Market Weighton. It lies 1 mile (1.6 km) to the east of the A1079 road.

St Giles Church, Burnby

It forms part of the civil parish of Hayton and Burnby.

The church dedicated to St Giles was designated in 1967 by English Heritage as a Grade II* listed building.[1]

Burnby was served by Nunburnholme railway station on the York to Beverley Line between 1847 and 1951.[2]


  1. ^ English Heritage. "Church of Saint Giles (1084145)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 
  2. ^ Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1-8526-0508-1. OCLC 60251199. 
  • Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 4. 

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