Fridaythorpe shown within the East Riding of Yorkshire
|Population||319 (2011 census)|
|OS grid reference|
|Unitary authority||East Riding of Yorkshire|
|Ceremonial county||East Riding of Yorkshire|
|Region||Yorkshire and the Humber|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|EU Parliament||Yorkshire and the Humber|
|UK Parliament||East Yorkshire|
Fridaythorpe is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 8 miles (13 km) north-east of Pocklington town centre and lies on the A166 road. It is 550 feet (170 m) above sea level, making it the highest village in the Yorkshire Wolds.
St Mary's Church, Fridaythorpe was restored in 1902–3 with the addition of a new north aisle designed by C. Hodgson Fowler and stained glass by Burlison and Grylls. In 1966 the church was designated by English Heritage as a Grade I listed building. It is on the Sykes Churches Trail devised by the East Yorkshire Churches Group.
Village amenities include the Farmers Arms public house (currently closed), Mace general shop and filling station, agricultural store, G A Fisher vehicle mechanic and Seaways Cafe.
- "Key Figures for 2011 Census: Key Statistics: Area: Fridaythorpe CP (Parish)". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 4 February 2013.
- "2001 Census: Key Statistics: Parish Headcounts: Area: Fridaythorpe CP (Parish)". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 16 May 2008.
- English Heritage. "Church of St Mary (1346479)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 27 June 2013.
- "Sykes Churches Trail Southern Route". Beverley, East Yorkshire: East Yorkshire Historic Churches Group.
- "World Flat Cap Throwing Championships". Driffield Times & Post. 11 July 2007. Retrieved 5 February 2013.
- "Time called at Fridaythorpe's Farmers Arms". Driffield Post. Johnston Press Digital Publishing. 8 March 2008. Retrieved 15 January 2010.
- Gazetteer – A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 6.
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