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Loftsome, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Loftsome, a hamlet in Wressell parish, E.R. Yorkshire, on the river Derwent, 3½ miles NW of Howden. A bridge was built about the beginning of the 19th century, and gives communication with Selby and Howden.

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.


Newspapers and Periodicals

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