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Hensall is a village and civil parish in the English county of North Yorkshire.
For the purposes of local administration Hensall forms part of the district of Selby; before April 1974 it was part of Osgoldcross Rural District and the West Riding of Yorkshire.
The village is served by the two trains a day that stop at Hensall railway station. By road it is northwest of Junction 34 of the M62 motorway and the crossing point of the A19 and A645 roads.