West Newton, East Riding of Yorkshire

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West Newton
West Newton is located in East Riding of Yorkshire
West Newton
West Newton
West Newton shown within the East Riding of Yorkshire
OS grid reference TA199377
Civil parish
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town HULL
Postcode district HU11
Dialling code 01964
Police Humberside
Fire Humberside
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Yorkshire
53°49′21″N 0°10′47″W / 53.822511°N 0.179653°W / 53.822511; -0.179653Coordinates: 53°49′21″N 0°10′47″W / 53.822511°N 0.179653°W / 53.822511; -0.179653

West Newton is a hamlet in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 9 miles (14 km) north-east of Hull city centre and 6 miles (9.7 km) south of Hornsea.

Houses in West Newton

It forms part of the civil parish of Burton Constable.

History[edit]

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described West Newton like this:

NEWTON (West), a township, with a village, in Aldbrough parish, E. R. Yorkshire; miles N E of Hull. Acres, 778. Real property, £3, 218. Pop., 220. Houses, 30. An hospital was founded here, prior to 1179, by William Earl of Albemarle.

References[edit]

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

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