Lund, East Riding of Yorkshire
Lund is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 6 miles (10 km) north-west of Beverley town centre, 7 miles (11 km) south-west of Driffield town centre, and to the east of the B1248 road.
In 1823 Lund was in the Wapentake of Harthill. In the market place the remains of a market cross was used as a focus to sell goods every Thursday in Lent. The parishioners had erected a public school for an unlimited number of children. Population at the time was 357. Occupations included fifteen farmers, one of whom was in occupation of the seat of a local notable family. There were three shoemakers, three shopkeepers, two tailors, a parish clerk and a parish constable, a schoolmaster, a workhouse governess, a blacksmith, a bricklayer, a saddler, a butcher, and the landlords of The Plough, and The Lord Wellington public house. Three carriers operated between the village and Beverley and Market Weighton twice weekly.
In popular culture
- UK Census (2011). "Local Area Report – Lund Parish (1170211220)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 21 February 2018.
- "2001 Census: Key Statistics: Parish Headcounts: Area: Lund CP (Parish)". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 17 May 2008.
- Historic England. "Church of All Saints (1103410)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 5 February 2013.
- Baines, Edward (1823). History, Directory and Gazetteer of the County of York. p. 364.
- "John Fancy". The Telegraph. Telegraph Media Group Limited. 3 October 2008. Retrieved 3 March 2010.
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- Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 8.