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Brinsworth, Rotherham

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Brinsworth, Rotherham

Brinsworth is a village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Rotherham, in South Yorkshire, England. It is situated close to the River Rother between Rotherham (to the north-east) and Sheffield (to the south-west). At the time of the 2001 census it had a population of 8,950.
Post townROTHERHAM
Administrative CountyRotherham
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSK4190
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code01709
Population8,950 (2001)
 

Other names by which Brinsworth, Rotherham has been known in the past

Brinesford

Brinsworth, Rotherham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Brinsworth, township, in par. and 2 miles SW. of Rotherham, S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 1391 ac. (20 water), pop. 1332.

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