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Marfleet, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Marfleet, a civil and an ecclesiastical parish in Hull municipal borough, in the E.R. Yorkshire, on the Humber, 2½ miles E of Hull. It has a station on the N.E.R., and a post office under Hull; money order and telegraph office, Hull. Acreage, 1283 of land, 805 of tidal water, and 349 of foreshore; population, 235. Sir F. A. Talbot Clifford-Constable, Bart, is lord of the manor. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of York; net value, £45. Patrons, Simeon's Trustees. The church is a plain building, rebuilt in 1883 on the site of the former one. There are a Wesleyan chapel and a coastguard station.

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 
Poor Law unionSculcoates 

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Church Records

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Directories & Gazetteers

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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

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CountyCity of Kingston upon Hull
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Postal districtHU9
Post TownHull