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Hickleton is a village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster in South Yorkshire, England. Historically within the West Riding of Yorkshire, it has a population of 290. There are records of Hickleton’s history dating back to Saxon times, although some consider the settlement has Roman roots. More recently, it was the 'estate village' of Hickleton Hall, formerly the home of the Earls of Halifax but now a Sue Ryder Care Home. Hickleton's parish church, St.
|Traditional County||Yorkshire, West Riding|
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
|Region||Yorkshire and the Humber|
|Police Authority||South Yorkshire|
Other names by which Hickleton, Doncaster has been known in the past
Chicheltone ~ Icheltone
Hickleton, Doncaster in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Hickleton, par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 6 miles NW. of Doncaster, 1110 ac., pop. 125; P.O.; contains the seat of Hickleton Hall.
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