Risby, East Riding of Yorkshire
Risby is the site of a deserted village. It is located in the civil parish of Rowley in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England; approximately 3.5 miles (5.6 km) south-west of Beverley and lies 1 mile (1.6 km) west of the A164 road.
The area includes an open partially wooded parkland, Risby Park, a farm, and a fishpond. Since 1990 the pond has been operated as a coarse fishing location; the site also contains an octagonal brick folly.
- Ordnance Survey, 1:25000, 2006
- "Welcome to Risby Park Fishing Ponds * Folly Lake Cafe". Risby Park Fisheries. Retrieved 21 February 2012.
- Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 9.
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