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Ellerker, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Ellerker, a village and a township-chapelry in Brantingham parish, in the E.R. Yorkshire, 2 miles S of South Cave station on the Hull and Barnsley railway. Post town, money order, and telegraph office, South Cave (R.S.O.) Acreage, 2106; population, 299. The living is a perpetual curacy, annexed to the vicarage of Brantingham, in the diocese of York; joint gross value, £375 with residence. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Durham. The church (St Anne's) was rebuilt in 1842. There is a Methodist chapel.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyYorkshire 
Civil parishBrantingham 
Poor Law unionBeverley 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for the East Riding of Yorkshire is available to browse.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Postal districtHU15
Post TownBrough