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Barrow upon Trent, Derbyshire

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Barrow upon Trent, Derbyshire

Barrow upon Trent is a village and civil parish in the South Derbyshire district of Derbyshire, England. The village is south of Derby, and between the River Trent (to the south) and the Trent and Mersey Canal (to the north). According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 546. Nearby places are Sinfin, Ingleby, Arleston, and Swarkestone. One of the earliest mentions of this place is in the Domesday book where it is listed amongst the lands given to Henry de Ferrers by the King.
DistrictSouth Derbyshire
Post townDERBY
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK3528
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01332

Other names by which Barrow upon Trent, Derbyshire has been known in the past

Barrow Upon Trent

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

Barrow upon Trent, par. and township, in S. of co. and 5 miles S. of Derby, on river Trent -- par., 5840 ac., pop. 573; township, pop. 299; P.O.

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