The Ancient Parish of HEDON
[Description(s) edited mainly from various 19th century sources by Colin Hinson. © 2010]
[Transcribed information mainly from the early 1820s]
"HEDON, a parish in the wapentake of Holderness, and liberty of Hedon and St.
Peter's; 8 miles E. of Hull, and 2 miles E. of the Humber. The town consists
chiefly of one street, in the middle of which is the Market place; it is well
paved, and the road in every direction in good condition. The parish comprises
an area of 276 acres, and the population which has been increasing progressively
for the last twenty years, now amounts to 902, though, in 1801, the numbers were
(There is further information for Hedon).
- Here are photographs of Churches etc. in the parish:
- 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:
- This parish is covered by the following Society:
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