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Grindale, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Grindale, a parish in the E.R. Yorkshire, 3 miles SW by S of Speeton railway station, and 4 NW of Bridlington. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Bridlington. Acreage, 2431; population, 157. The manor belongs to the Lloyd family. Fragments of Roman tessellated pavement were found in 1839, and since then other Roman remains. The living is a joint vicarage with Sewerby and Marton, in the diocese of York. The church was a very old one, but was rebuilt in 1875. There is a Wesleyan 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 parishBridlington 
Poor Law unionBridlington 

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

Church Records

Findmypast, in conjunction with various Archives, Local Studies, and Family History Societies have the following parish records online for Grindale:

1597-1914 1606-19301606-1983

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Grindale 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 Grindale 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 districtYO16
Post TownBridlington