Bewholme is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) north-west of the town of Hornsea.

Bewholme
Bewholme is located in East Riding of Yorkshire
Bewholme
Bewholme
Location within the East Riding of Yorkshire
Population232 (2011 census)[1]
OS grid referenceTA165500
• London165 mi (266 km) S
Civil parish
  • Bewholme
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townDRIFFIELD
Postcode districtYO25
Dialling code01964
PoliceHumberside
FireHumberside
AmbulanceYorkshire
EU ParliamentYorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Yorkshire
53°56′00″N 0°13′37″W / 53.933201°N 0.226859°W / 53.933201; -0.226859Coordinates: 53°56′00″N 0°13′37″W / 53.933201°N 0.226859°W / 53.933201; -0.226859

The civil parish is formed by the villages of Bewholme and Dunnington and the hamlet of Nunkeeling. According to the 2011 UK census, Bewholme parish had a population of 232,[1] a slight increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 230.[2]

The village has a church, St John Baptist, built in 1900 by S. Walker of Bridlington,[3] and football field. The former vicarage was designed by William Burges, who also drew up an unexecuted design for the church.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b UK Census (2011). "Local Area Report – Bewholme Parish (1170211143)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 14 February 2018.
  2. ^ UK Census (2001). "Local Area Report – Bewholme Parish (1543504190)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 25 November 2018.
  3. ^ Pevsner, Nikolaus; The Buildings of England. Yorkshire: York and the East Riding pp. 189, 190; Penguin (1972); reprinted 1975, Pevsner Architectural Guides. ISBN 0140710434
  4. ^ Pevsner & Neave 2005, pp. 323–4.

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