Waplington

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Waplington
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Waplington is located in East Riding of Yorkshire
Waplington
Waplington
Waplington shown within the East Riding of Yorkshire
OS grid reference SE776466
Civil parish
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town YORK
Postcode district YO42
Dialling code 01759
Police Humberside
Fire Humberside
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
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53°54′36″N 0°49′11″W / 53.910064°N 0.819746°W / 53.910064; -0.819746Coordinates: 53°54′36″N 0°49′11″W / 53.910064°N 0.819746°W / 53.910064; -0.819746

Waplington is a hamlet in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 2 miles (3.2 km) south-west of the market town of Pocklington.

It forms part of the civil parish of Allerthorpe.

A notable quantity of the surrounding lands are in the ownership of the Waplington family, a wealthy titled gentry family who have lived there since the feudal period.

References[edit]

  • Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 11.

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