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North Frodingham, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Frodingham, North, a village, a township, and a parish in the E.R. Yorkshire. The village stands near the river Hull, 4½ miles E of Nafferton railway station, and 5½ SE by E of Great Driffield. It was once a market-town, and has a post and money order office under Hull; telegraph office, Hull, and fairs on 10 July and 2" Oct. The parish contains also the hamlet of Emmotland. Acreage, 3137; population, 596. Some ancient timber has been dug from beneath the soil at Emmotland. The Old How used to be navigated by flat-bottomed boats to North Frodingham village. The living' is a vicarage in the diocese of York; net value, £223 with residence. Patron, the Rev. H. West. The church has a Norman door, and was restored in 1878 at a cost of over'½04000. There are three dissenting chapels, and a cemeterywith mortuary chapel, formed in 1883, under the control of a burial board.

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

Church Records

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

BaptismsBannsMarriagesBurials
1580-19131867-19301612-19101618-1937

Land and Property

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


Maps

Online maps of North Frodingham 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
CountryEngland
Postal districtYO25
Post TownDriffield