Sandholme, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Sandholme
Sandholme is located in East Riding of Yorkshire
Sandholme
Sandholme
Sandholme shown within the East Riding of Yorkshire
OS grid reference SE828307
Civil parish
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town BROUGH
Postcode district HU15
Dialling code 01430
Police Humberside
Fire Humberside
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
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UK
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53°46′00″N 0°44′41″W / 53.766700°N 0.744727°W / 53.766700; -0.744727Coordinates: 53°46′00″N 0°44′41″W / 53.766700°N 0.744727°W / 53.766700; -0.744727

Sandholme is a hamlet in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 8 miles (13 km) west of Brough and 7 miles (11 km) north-east of Goole. It lies just to the north of the M62 motorway.

Old Trough Lane, Sandholme

It forms part of the civil parish of Gilberdyke. It was previously served by a railway station on the Hull and Barnsley Line before it was decommissioned in 1955.[1] The station house is still standing.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-508-7. OCLC 60251199. 
  • Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 10.