Flinton, East Riding of Yorkshire

Flinton is a village in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England, in an area known as Holderness. It is situated approximately 9 miles (14 km) north-east of Hull city centre and lies on the B1238 road.

Flinton
Flinton is located in East Riding of Yorkshire
Flinton
Flinton
Location within the East Riding of Yorkshire
OS grid referenceTA220362
• London160 mi (260 km) S
Civil parish
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townHULL
Postcode districtHU11
Dialling code01964
PoliceHumberside
FireHumberside
AmbulanceYorkshire
EU ParliamentYorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Yorkshire
53°48′28″N 0°08′51″W / 53.807771°N 0.147486°W / 53.807771; -0.147486Coordinates: 53°48′28″N 0°08′51″W / 53.807771°N 0.147486°W / 53.807771; -0.147486
Entering Flinton from the east

Flinton forms part of the civil parish of Humbleton.

In 1823 the village was in the Wapentake of Holderness. Population at the time was 125.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Baines, Edward (1823): History, Directory and Gazetteer of the County of York, p. 206
  • Gazetteer — A–Z of Towns Villages and Hamlets. East Riding of Yorkshire Council. 2006. p. 5.

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