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Wath Upon Dearne, Rotherham

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Wath Upon Dearne, Rotherham

Administrative CountyRotherham
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE4300
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthoritySouth Yorkshire

Other names by which Wath Upon Dearne, Rotherham has been known in the past

Wath upon Dearne

Wath Upon Dearne, Rotherham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Wath upon Dearne, town, par., and township with ry. sta. (Wath), S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 8 miles SE. of Barnsley - par., 11,045 ac., pop. 26,195; township, 1724 ac., pop. 3012; town, pop. 5491; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank. The town is a local government dist., and has collieries, ironworks, potteries, and quarries.

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