In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Hotham like this:
HOTHAM, a village and a parish in Howden district, E. R. Yorkshire. The village stands on Ermine street, 3 miles NW of South Cave, and 5¾ NE of Staddlethorpe r. station; and has a post office under Brough. The parish comprises 2, 670 acres. Real property, £3, 029. Pop., 333. Houses, 74. The property is divided among a few. The manor belongs to Henry Burton, Esq. The living is a rectory in the diocese of York. Value, £328. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is ancient and tolerable, and has a tower.
Hotham is now part of East Riding of Yorkshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how East Riding of Yorkshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Hotham itself, go to Units and Statistics.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Hotham, in East Riding of Yorkshire and East Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 28th April 2017
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