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Arksey, Doncaster

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Arksey, Doncaster

Arksey is a village in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster in South Yorkshire, England. It is well known to most in Doncaster and the villagers for its level-railway crossing. The barriers can be down for up to nine hours a day when all durations are added together frustrating many people and severely effecting emergency service responses. The line is situated on the East Coast Mainline London to Scotland route.
Administrative CountyDoncaster
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSE5706
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 Arksey, Doncaster has been known in the past

Bentley With Arksey ~ Archeseia ~ Archesei

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