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Jump, Barnsley

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Jump, Barnsley

Jump is a village in the metropolitan borough of Barnsley in South Yorkshire, England. According to local legend, Jump village was named Jump after a small river that ran through the village and the local coal miners having to 'jump' over the river to gain access.
Administrative CountyBarnsley
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE3801
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

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