Eppleworth is a hamlet in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated on Westfields Road and lies 1 mile (1.6 km) to the south of Skidby and 2 miles (3.2 km) to the west of Cottingham. Further west along Westfields Road lies Raywell.

Eppleworth
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Eppleworth is located in East Riding of Yorkshire
Eppleworth
Eppleworth
Location within the East Riding of Yorkshire
OS grid referenceTA014319
• London155 mi (249 km) S
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CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townCOTTINGHAM
Postcode districtHU16
Dialling code01482
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53°46′28″N 0°27′44″W / 53.774332°N 0.462327°W / 53.774332; -0.462327Coordinates: 53°46′28″N 0°27′44″W / 53.774332°N 0.462327°W / 53.774332; -0.462327

Eppleworth forms part of the civil parish of Skidby.

In 1823 Baine's History, Directory and Gazetteer of the County of York gave Eppleworth's name as 'Epplewith'. At the time it was in the parish of Skidby and the Wapentake of Harthill. Recorded in the hamlet were a farmer and a yeoman.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Baines, Edward (1823): History, Directory and Gazetteer of the County of York, p. 202
  • Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 5.