Houghton, East Riding of Yorkshire

Coordinates: 53°50′30″N 0°39′14″W / 53.841714°N 0.653875°W / 53.841714; -0.653875

OS grid reference SE886392
Civil parish Sancton
Unitary authority East Riding of Yorkshire
Ceremonial county East Riding of Yorkshire
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town YORK
Postcode district YO43
Dialling code 01430
Police Humberside
Fire Humberside
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament East Yorkshire
List of places

Houghton is a hamlet in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It is situated approximately 2 miles (3.2 km) south of the market town of Market Weighton.

It forms part of the civil parish of Sancton.

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Spencer Houghton Cone
... In 1812 he joined the Baltimore "American" newspaper as treasurer and bookkeeper ... Soon afterward, in connection with his brother-in-law, John Norvell, he purchased and published the Baltimore "Whig." During the War of 1812, he was at the Battle of Bladensburg with Norvell and the account of this experience has been chronicled in "Some Account of the Life of Spencer Houghton Cone, A Baptist Preacher in America," published in New York in 1856 ...
Little Houghton, Northamptonshire
... miles (112.7 km) District South Northamptonshire Shire county Northamptonshire Region East Midlands Country England Sovereign state United Kingdom Post town Northampton ...
Sam Houghton - Invention
... Houghton's father, Dr Rev Mark Houghton (a patent attorney) was impressed by the invention ... On 14 October 2006 he filed a patent application at the UK Intellectual Property Office (UKIPO) naming Sam as the sole inventor ...
List Of United States Political Families (H) - The Houghtons
... The Houghtons are heirs to the Corning glass fortune ... Alanson B ...
Scott Hain - Crime
... On October 6, 1987, Hain and Robert Lambert carjacked an automobile in Tulsa that was occupied by Michael Houghton and Laura Sanders ... Hain and Lambert eventually stopped the car, robbed Houghton and Sanders, and placed them in the trunk of the car ...

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