Laytham

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Laytham
Distant Farm - geograph.org.uk - 308454.jpg
View of farm at Laytham
Laytham is located in East Riding of Yorkshire
Laytham
Laytham
Laytham shown within the East Riding of Yorkshire
OS grid reference SE748395
• London 165 mi (266 km) S
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Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
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Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town YORK
Postcode district YO42
Dialling code 01757
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YorkshireCoordinates: 53°50′50″N 0°51′48″W / 53.847163°N 0.863469°W / 53.847163; -0.863469

Laytham is a village in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 10 miles (16 km) north of Goole town centre and 3 miles (5 km) west of Holme-on-Spalding-Moor.

There is currently 1 working farm and approximately 10 houses. Some are being built on an old farm.

Laytham forms part of the civil parish of Foggathorpe.

In 1823 Laytham was in the parish of Aughton and the Wapentake of Harthill. Occupations included seven farmers, with a gentleman in residence.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Baines, Edward (1823): History, Directory and Gazetteer of the County of York, p. 362
  • Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 7. 

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