Open a form to report problems or contribute information

 
1 Introduction 2 Message details 3 Upload file 4 Submitted

Help and advice for Cottingham

If you have found a problem on this page then please report it on the following form. We will then do our best to fix it. If you are wanting advice then the best place to ask is on the area's specific email lists. All the information that we have is in the web pages, so please do not ask us to supply something that is not there. We are not able to offer a research service.

If you wish to report a problem, or contribute information, then do use the following form to tell us about it.

Cottingham

[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]

"COTTINGHAM, a parish in the wapentake of Harthill; 6 miles NW. of Hull. This place is of considerable antiquity and ranks amongst the most pleasant, healthful, and populous villages, of the East Riding of Yorkshire. The population of the parish of Cottingham, amounts to 2,479." (There is further information for Cottingham).


"DUNSWELL, 2 public houses in the parish of Cottingham, and wapentake of Harthill; 2¾ miles NE. of Cottingham, 4½ miles NNW. of Hull."


"HULL BANK, a hamlet in the township and parish of Cottingham; (the seat of Benjamin Blades Haworth, Esq.) 3 miles from Hull."


"NEWLAND, in the parish of Cottingham, and wapentake of Harthill; 3 miles ESE. of Cottingham, 2 miles NNW. of Hull. Here is a Methodist chapel, and a school with a small endowment."


"RAYWELL, (the seat of Daniel Sykes, Esq.) in the township and parish of Cottingham; 3¼ miles WSW. of Cottingham, 8 miles from South-Cave, 6 from Beverley, 7 from Hull."


"SPRING HEAD, in the parish of Cottingham, and wapentake of Harthill; (the seat of Richard Tottie, Esq.); 2 miles S. of Cottingham, 3 miles WNW. of Hull. There is here an excellent spring of water, from which the town of Hull is supplied."


"WILLERBY, in the parishes of Cottingham and Kirk Ella, and wapentakes of Harthill and Hullshire; ¾ mile N. of Kirk Ella, 6 miles WNW. of Hull."

[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. ©2010]
topup

Cemeteries

Churches

topup

Church History

topup

Church Records

topup
topup

Directories

topup

Gazetteers

Ask for a calculation of the distance from Cottingham to another place.

Click here for a list of nearby places.

topup

Memorial Inscriptions

topup

Names, Geographical

  • The following places are within the boundaries of this (ancient) parish, but I have no further information on them other than the Ordnance Survey Landranger Grid reference shown:
    • (TA073324) Inglemire
    • (TA056329) New Village
    • (TA038335) The Lawns
topup

Schools

topup

Societies

topup