UK Genealogy Archives logo

Gribthorpe, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Gribthorpe, a township in Bubwith parish, E.R. Yorkshire, on the river Fooner; 5 miles N of Howden, and 1 mile-from Foggathorpe station on the N.E.R. Post town, Howden; money order and telegraph office, Bubwith. Acreage, 902; population, 29. Lord Leconfield is lord of the manor and chief landowner.

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 parishBubwith 
Poor Law unionHowden 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Gribthorpe from the following:

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Gribthorpe are available from a number of sites:

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 districtDN14
Post TownGoole