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Brodsworth, Doncaster

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Brodsworth, Doncaster

Brodsworth is a village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster in South Yorkshire, England, situated about five miles north-west of Doncaster. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 346. Historically, the parish of Brodsworth was much larger but with the sinking of Brodsworth colliery by the owners of Brodsworth Hall, the model village of Woodlands was built two miles away.
Administrative CountyDoncaster
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE5007
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

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

Brochesuuorde ~ Brodesuuorde ~ Brodesuurde

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

Brodsworth, par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 5½ miles NW. of Doncaster, 3120 ac., pop. 346; P.O.

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