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Codnor, Derbyshire

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Codnor, Derbyshire

Codnor is a Derbyshire village in the Amber Valley district, and a former mining community, with a population of nearly 5,000. It is approximately 12 miles from the city of Derby and 14 miles from Nottingham by road.
DistrictAmber Valley
Post townRIPLEY
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK4149
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01773
Population4,966
 

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

Cotenoure

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

Codnor, township and vil. (ry. sta. Codnor Park), Heanor par., Derbyshire, near Erewash river and canal, 5½ miles NE. of Belper, 1931 ac., pop. 3591; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity of vil. are the ruins of C. Castle (13th century), long the seat of the Greys of Codnor.

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