Sutton on Hull  East Riding


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

SUTTON, a parish in Sculcoates district, E. R. Yorkshire; on the Hull and Hornsea railway, 3 miles NE by N of Hull. It includes the Stoneferry suburb of Hull; forms a sub-district; and has a post-office under Hull, and a r. station. Acres, 4,450. Real property, £30,494; of which £215 are in gasworks. ...

Pop. in 1851, 7,783; in 1861, 8,348. Houses, 1,720. The property is much subdivided. A Carmelite friary was founded here in the time of Edward I. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of York. Value, £137. Patron, H. Broadley, Esq. The church had formerly a chantry. A section, which had a pop. of 7,172 in 1861, was formed, in 1844, into the chapelry of Hull-St. Mark. There are an endowed school with £12 a year, two alms-house hospitals, and other charities £9.

Sutton on Hull through time

Sutton on Hull is now part of Kingston upon Hull district. Click here for graphs and data of how Kingston upon Hull has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Sutton on Hull itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Sutton on Hull, in Kingston upon Hull and East Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 20th July 2024

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