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Scalby, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Scalby, a township in Blacktoft parish, E.R. Yorkshire, 6 miles E by N of Howden, and 1 mile from Staddlethorpe station on the N.E.R. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Blacktoft. Acreage, 1348 of land and 62 of tidal water and foreshore; population, 215. There is a school chapel.

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 
Civil parishBlacktoft 
Poor Law unionHowden 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Scalby from the following:

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

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

CountyEast Riding of Yorkshire
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Postal districtHU15
Post TownBrough