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Hickleton, Doncaster

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Hickleton, Doncaster

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.
Administrative CountyDoncaster
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE4805
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySouth 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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