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Low Catton

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OS grid reference  SE705537
Sovereign state  United Kingdom
Postcode district  YO41
Dialling code  01759
UK parliament constituency  East Yorkshire
Country  England
Post town  YORK
Local time  Tuesday 4:01 AM
Ceremonial county  East Riding of Yorkshire
Unitary authority  East Riding of Yorkshire
Low Catton
Region  Yorkshire and the Humber
Weather  9°C, Wind SW at 14 km/h, 88% Humidity
Civil parish  Catton, East Riding of Yorkshire

Low Catton is a village in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 7 miles (11 km) north-west of the market town of Pocklington and about 1 mile (1.6 km) south of the village of Stamford Bridge.

Map of Low Catton, York, UK

Low Catton lies on the east bank of the River Derwent. Together with High Catton, 1 mile to the east, it forms the civil parish of Catton.

The church, dedicated to All Saints, was designated a Grade I listed building in 1967 and is now recorded in the National Heritage List for England, maintained by Historic England.

In 1823 Low Catton church was under the patronage of the Earl of Egremont. In the village existed a grammar school with schoolmaster. Population at the time was 177. Occupations included nine farmers, a joiner, a shoemaker, and a curate. There was a yeoman, and the steward to Lord Egremont at Catton Lodge.

References

Low Catton Wikipedia


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