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Poolsbrook, Derbyshire

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Poolsbrook, Derbyshire

Poolsbrook is a former mining village near Staveley in North East Derbyshire, England. The village was built by Staveley Coal and Iron Company towards the end of the 19th Century to provide housing for workers employed at the nearby Speedwell and the later Ireland Collieries.
DistrictChesterfield
Post townChesterfield
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK4473
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01246
Population7,500
 

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