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Boulton, City of Derby

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Boulton, City of Derby

Boulton is a suburb and local government ward of the city of Derby, England, and is located about four miles to the south-east of Derby city centre. It is closely associated with the neighbouring suburb of Alvaston with which it shares its postal code and postal area address. This can be confusing and often hides the separate identity of Boulton. The land at Boulton is recorded as belonging to Ralph fitzHubery in 1086. Boulton is represented on Derby City Council by three councillors.
Post townDERBY
Administrative CountyCity of Derby
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK3832
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 Boulton, City of Derby has been known in the past


Boulton, City of Derby in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Boulton, township, St Peter par., in S. of co. and 3 miles SE. of Derby, 1240 ac., pop. 204.

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