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Portington and Cavil, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Portington and Cavil, a township in Eastrington parish, E.R. Yorkshire, on the Hull and Selby railway, 3 miles NE of Howden, and half a mile from Eastrington station on the N.E.R. Acreage, 1236; population, 108. Viscount Galway is lord of the manor.

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: