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Elloughton, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Elloughton, a parish in the E.R. Yorkshire. It comprises the townships of Elloughton-with-Brough andWauldby, and lies on the Selby and Hull railway, with a station at Brough, and on the Humber, 10 miles NW of Hull. The area of the township of Elloughton-with-Brough is 162& acres; population, 927; of the civil parish, 980. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Brough, The living is a vicarage in the diocese of York; gross value, £330 with residence. Patron, the Archbishop of York. The church is good, and there are Congregational, Wesleyan, and Primitive-Methodist chapels.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishElloughton St. Mary 
Poor Law unionBeverley 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Elloughton from the following:

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

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following East Riding newspapers online:

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