Reedness  West Riding


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

REEDNESS, a township, with a village, in Whitgift parish, W. R. Yorkshire; on the river Ouse, 4¼ miles S E of Howden. Acres, 2, 884. Real property, £8, 228. Pop., 601. Houses, 140. There are chapels for Wesleyans and Primitive Methodists, and an endowed school.

Reedness through time

Reedness 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 Reedness itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 21st October 2019

Not where you were looking for?

Click here for more detailed advice on finding places within A Vision of Britain through Time , and maybe some references to other places called " Reedness ".