Place:Dickering Wapentake, East Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameDickering Wapentake
TypeHundred
Located inEast Riding of Yorkshire, England
Also located inYorkshire, England    

For a definition of "wapentake", see the article entitled Hundred (county division) in Wikipedia.

Wapentakes, the Old Norse form of the Anglo-Saxon "hundred", are dealt with in Section 1.4, but Sections 1.1 (Hundred courts) and 1.2 (Administrative functions) deal with the concept and purposes of wapentakes along with those of "hundreds" used in English counties further south.

Dickering Wapentake covered the northeast sector of the East Riding of Yorkshire and faced the North Sea.

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