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Clayton, Doncaster

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Clayton, Doncaster

Clayton is a village in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster, on the border with West Yorkshire. It lies to the north of Thurnscoe, and is located at approximately 53° 33' 40" North, 1° 19' West, at an elevation of around 80 metres above sea level. Together with Frickley, it makes up the civil parish of Clayton with Frickley, which has a population of 208.
Administrative CountyDoncaster
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE4507
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthoritySouth Yorkshire

Other names by which Clayton, Doncaster has been known in the past

Clayton With Frickley

Clayton, Doncaster in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Clayton with Frickley, par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 8 miles NW. of Doncaster, 1589 ac., pop. 315.

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