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Rawmarsh, Rotherham

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Rawmarsh, Rotherham

Rawmarsh is a large village in the Metropolitan Borough of Rotherham, in South Yorkshire, England. Historically within the West Riding of Yorkshire, it is two miles north of Rotherham. It has a population of 18,210. The village also forms part of the Sheffield Urban Area.
Administrative CountyRotherham
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSK4396
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code01709

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

Rawmarsh, town and par. (ry. sta. Park Gate and Rawmarsh), S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 2 miles NE. of Rotherham, 2578 ac., pop. 10,179; P.O.; has china and iron works, and in the neighbourhood are collieries.

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