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Octon, with Octon-Grange

OCTON, with Octon-Grange, a township, in the parish of Thwing, union of Bridlington, wapentake of Dickering, E. riding of York, 8 miles (W.) from Bridlington; containing 105 inhabitants. The hamlet of Octon is small, and lies east of the high road from Bridlington to Sledmere. About a mile to the northnorth-west of it is Octon-Grange, and at the same distance eastward the village of Thwing.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858.