Arnold, East Riding of Yorkshire

Arnold is a hamlet in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England in an area known as Holderness. It is situated approximately 9 miles (14 km) north of Hull city centre and 6 miles (10 km) east of Beverley town centre. It lies to the west of the A165 road which by-passes it.

Arnold
Arnold is located in East Riding of Yorkshire
Arnold
Arnold
Location within the East Riding of Yorkshire
OS grid referenceTA125415
• London160 mi (260 km) S
Civil parish
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townHULL
Postcode districtHU11
Dialling code01964
PoliceHumberside
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AmbulanceYorkshire
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53°51′30″N 0°17′23″W / 53.858337°N 0.289860°W / 53.858337; -0.289860Coordinates: 53°51′30″N 0°17′23″W / 53.858337°N 0.289860°W / 53.858337; -0.289860
Arnold Manor

Together with the village of Long Riston it forms the civil parish of Riston.

The name ‘Arnold’ derives from the Old English earn and halh, and meant ‘eagles’ nook of land.’[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Field, John (1980). Place-names of Great Britain and Ireland. Newton Abbot, Devon: David & Charles. p. 25. ISBN 0389201545. OCLC 6964610.
  • Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 3.