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Grimston (Garton), East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Grimston, a hamlet in Garton township and parish, in the E.R. Yorkshire, on the coast, 7¼ miles NE of Hedon station on the N.E.R. Grimston Garth is the seat of the Grimston family, who have held the manor since the Norman Conquest.

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

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Grimston (Garton) 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