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 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
EU ParliamentYorkshire and the Humber
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
Burton Constable Hall

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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