Withernwick, East Riding of Yorkshire
Withernwick, a village and a parish in E.R. Yorkshire, 1½ mile ESE of Whitedale station on the N.E.R., and 5½ miles SSW of Hornsea. There is a post office under Hull; money order office, Aldborough; telegraph office, Burton Constable (R.S.) Acreage, 2861; population, 365. There is a parish council consisting of nine members. The manor belongs to the Bethell family. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of York, gross value, £247 with residence. Patron, the Archbishop. There are Wesleyan and Primitive Methodist chapels, and a Foresters' hall.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Withernwick St. Alban|
|Poor Law union||Skirlaugh|
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 Withernwick:
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Withernwick from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Withernwick (St. Alban))
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for the East Riding of Yorkshire is available to browse.
Online maps of Withernwick 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: