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Arkwright Town, Derbyshire

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Arkwright Town, Derbyshire

For the settlement with a similar name in the USA see Arkwright, New York Arkwright Town, commonly referred to as Arkwright, is a settlement in North East Derbyshire, England that is notable for having moved its location in the early 1990s. Despite its name, the settlement has no official town status. Located between Chesterfield and Bolsover on the A632 road it was formerly a coal mining village.
DistrictNorth East Derbyshire
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK4270
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01246
Population1,523 in Sutton-cum-Duckmanton

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