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Scropton, Derbyshire

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Scropton, Derbyshire

DistrictSouth Derbyshire
Post townDerby
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK1930
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01283
Population728 (2001 census)

Other names by which Scropton, Derbyshire has been known in the past

Scropton and Foston ~ Scroftun ~ Scotune ~ Scotun

Scropton, Derbyshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Scropton and Foston, par., partly in Staffordshire but chiefly in Derbyshire, 7 miles NW. of Burton on Trent, 2983 ac., pop. 622; P.O. at Foston.

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