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West Newton, East Riding of Yorkshire

Historical Description

Newton, West, a township, with a village, in Aldbrough parish, E. R, Yorkshire, 4 miles from Ellerby station on the N.E.R., and 8½ NE of Hull. Post town, Hull; money order office, Aldbrough; telegraph office, Burton Constable. Acreage, including Burton Constable, 2069, of which 18 are water; population, 166. Sir F. A. Talbot Clifford-Constable. Bart., 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.


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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 districtHU11
Post TownHull