Burton Constable

Burton Constable is a village and civil parish in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is located approximately 9 miles (14 km) north-east of Hull city centre and 3 miles (5 km) south-east of the village of Skirlaugh.

Burton Constable
Burton Constable Hall - panoramio.jpg
Burton Constable Hall
Burton Constable is located in East Riding of Yorkshire
Burton Constable
Burton Constable
Location within the East Riding of Yorkshire
Population127 (2011 census)[1]
OS grid referenceTA182368
• London160 mi (260 km) S
Civil parish
  • Burton Constable
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townHULL
Postcode districtHU11
Dialling code01964
UK Parliament
List of places
53°48′52″N 0°12′18″W / 53.814399°N 0.205068°W / 53.814399; -0.205068Coordinates: 53°48′52″N 0°12′18″W / 53.814399°N 0.205068°W / 53.814399; -0.205068

The civil parish is formed by the village of Burton Constable and the hamlets of Marton and West Newton. According to the 2011 UK census, Burton Constable parish had a population of 127,[1] an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 120.[2]

It is the site of the Grade I listed Burton Constable Hall.[3]

Burton Constable was served from 1864 to 1964 by Burton Constable railway station on the Hull and Hornsea Railway.[4]

Marmaduke Tunstall the ornithologist was born in the village.[5]


  1. ^ a b UK Census (2011). "Local Area Report – Burton Constable Parish (1170211156)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 16 February 2018.
  2. ^ UK Census (2001). "Local Area Report – Burton Constable Parish (1543504203)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 6 December 2018.
  3. ^ Historic England. "Burton Constable Hall (1083444)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 12 August 2013.
  4. ^ Butt, R. V. J. (1995). The Directory of Railway Stations: details every public and private passenger station, halt, platform and stopping place, past and present (1st ed.). Sparkford: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 978-1-85260-508-7. OCLC 60251199.
  5. ^ Woodward, B B; Rev. Foote, Yolanda (2004). "Tunstall, Marmaduke (1743–1790)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. Retrieved 30 January 2011.(subscription required)
  • Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 4.

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