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Moortown, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Moortown, a township in Brandesburton parish, E.R. Yorkshire, 2 miles from Brandesburton, and 5½ NW of Hornsea. Post town and money order office, Brandesburton 5 telegraph office, Leven. Acreage, 513; population, 19.

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:

RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Postal districtLS17
Post TownLeeds