Winestead, East Riding of Yorkshire
Winestead, a parish in the E.R. Yorkshire, on the Hull and Withernsea branch of the N.E.R., 1½ mile WNW of Patrington. It has a railway station and a post office under Hull; money order and telegraph office, Patrington. Acreage, 2109; population, 151. Winestead Hall belongs to the Reckitt family. The living is a rectory in the diocese of York; net value, £174 with residence. The church is an ancient building in the Perpendicular style, consisting of chancel, nave, and S aisle, which was rebuilt in 1890, when the church was restored. Andrew Marvel, of the time of Charles I., was bom here.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Winestead St. German|
|Poor Law union||Patrington|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Findmypast, in conjunction with various Archives, Local Studies, and Family History Societies have the following parish records online for Winestead:
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Winestead from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Winestead (St. German))
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for the East Riding of Yorkshire is available to browse.
Online maps of Winestead are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following East Riding newspapers online: