Place:Filey, East Riding of Yorkshire, England

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NameFiley
Alt namesFiuelacsource: Domesday Book (1985) p 306
TypeTown, Civil parish, Urban district
Coordinates54.201°N 0.288°W
Located inEast Riding of Yorkshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inYorkshire, England    
North Yorkshire     (1974 - )
See alsoDickering Wapentake, East Riding of Yorkshire, Englandwapentake in which Filey was part located
Pickering Lythe Wapentake, North Riding of Yorkshire, Englandwapentake in which Filey was part located
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Filey is a small town and civil parish in North Yorkshire, England. Historically part of the East Riding of Yorkshire, it forms part of the borough of Scarborough and is located between Scarborough and Bridlington on the North Sea coast. Although it started out as a fishing village, it has a large beach and is a popular tourist resort. According to the 2011 UK census, Filey parish had a population of 6,981, an increase on the 2001 UK census figure of 6,819.

Historically, Filey was an ecclesiastical parish located part in Dickering Wapentake in the East Riding and part in Pickering Lythe Wapentake in the North Riding.

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