North Cave  East Riding


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described North Cave like this:

CAVE (North), a township in Howden district, and a parish in Howden and Pocklington districts, E. R. Yorkshire. The township lies 4½ miles NE of Staddlethorpe r. station, and 6¾ S by E of Market Weighton; and has a post office‡ under Brough, Yorkshire. Acres, 3,270. Real property, £5,489. ...

Pop., 976. Houses, 219. The parish contains also the townships of South Cliff and Drewton-with-Everthorpe. Acres, 6,913. Real property, £9,358. Pop., 1,281. Houses, 269. The property is much subdivided. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of York. Value, £247.* Patrons, H. and S. Burton. The church is good; and there are three dissenting chapels and an endowed school.

North Cave through time

North Cave 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 North Cave itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of North Cave, in East Riding of Yorkshire and East Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 18th August 2022

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