Skelton, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Skelton
Skelton is located in East Riding of Yorkshire
Skelton
Skelton
Skelton shown within the East Riding of Yorkshire
OS grid reference SE766256
• London 155 mi (249 km) S
Civil parish
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town GOOLE
Postcode district DN14
Dialling code 01430
Police Humberside
Fire Humberside
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
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53°43′16″N 0°50′26″W / 53.72119°N 0.84065°W / 53.72119; -0.84065Coordinates: 53°43′16″N 0°50′26″W / 53.72119°N 0.84065°W / 53.72119; -0.84065

Skelton is a hamlet in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England, and a linear settlement on the east bank of the River Ouse. It is situated about 2 miles (3.2 km) south-east of Howden and 19 miles (31 km) south-east from the county town of York. It forms part of the civil parish of Kilpin. Skelton lies within the constituency of Haltemprice and Howden, an area placed as the 10th most affluent in the country in a Barclays Private Clients survey.[1]

Southern End of Skelton

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Notes
  1. ^ "North tops 'real' rich league". BBC News. 14 May 2003. Retrieved 4 July 2014. 
Sources
  • Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 10. 

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