Home

British Place Names

A comprehensive online gazetteer

Home » Rotherham » Greasbrough, Rotherham - local map, administrative data, historical information and reader comments

Greasbrough, Rotherham

Local area map loading...

Greasbrough, Rotherham

Greasbrough is a suburb of Rotherham, in South Yorkshire, England. Greasbrough has 2,038 inhabitants and 2,270 acres of land belonging to Earl FitzWilliam. It is located two miles (3 km) north of Rotherham. Greasbrough has a gothic style church called St. Mary's, which was completed in 1828. A schoolroom is built into the rear lower part of the building. There are also Wesleyan and Independent chapels, also with attached schools.
Post townROTHERHAM
Administrative CountyRotherham
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSK4195
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
Population2,038
 

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

Gersebroc ~ Gresseburg ~ Greseburg

Your comments about Greasbrough, Rotherham

What do you know about Greasbrough, Rotherham? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!

comments powered by Disqus