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Norton, Doncaster

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Norton, Doncaster

Norton is a civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster, on the border with North Yorkshire. The northern boundary of the parish is marked by the River Went, while the Great North Road forms the western boundary. It has a population of 4,381. Norton contains the following settlements:
Administrative CountyDoncaster
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE5415
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
Dialling code01302

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

Norton, township and vil. with ry. sta., Campsall par., E. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 6½ miles SE. of Knottingley and 8½ miles N. of Doncaster, 2320 ac., pop. 589; P.O.

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