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Thurgoland, Barnsley

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Thurgoland, Barnsley

Thurgoland is a village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Barnsley in South Yorkshire, England. According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 1,801. The village has one primary school, the Holy Trinity (Church of England) and a Methodist Chapel. There are four public houses: The Monkey, The Horse & Jockey, The Green Dragon and The Bridge Inn. There is a recreational ground at the centre of the village, by the village hall and the youth centre.
Administrative CountyBarnsley
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE2801
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Population1,801 (2001 Census)

Thurgoland, Barnsley in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Thurgoland, township and vil., Silkstone par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 5 miles SW. of Barnsley, 2221 ac., pop. 1953; P.O.

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