Painsthorpe

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Painsthorpe
Painsthorpe.jpg
Painsthorpe, looking west
Painsthorpe is located in East Riding of Yorkshire
Painsthorpe
Painsthorpe
Painsthorpe shown within the East Riding of Yorkshire
OS grid reference SE814583
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Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town YORK
Postcode district YO41
Dialling code 01759
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54°00′52″N 0°45′29″W / 54.014381°N 0.758116°W / 54.014381; -0.758116Coordinates: 54°00′52″N 0°45′29″W / 54.014381°N 0.758116°W / 54.014381; -0.758116

Painsthorpe is a hamlet in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England.

It is located about 1 mile (1.6 km) east of the village of Kirby Underdale, the area is remote – the nearest settlement of any size is the small town of Pocklington some 5 miles (8 km) to the south. It forms part of the civil parish of Kirby Underdale and was the site of Painsthorpe Abbey, an Anglican Benedictine monastery.

References[edit]

  • Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 9. 

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