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Breaston, Derbyshire

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Breaston, Derbyshire

Breaston is a large village in the south-east of Derbyshire in the East Midlands of England near Long Eaton and close to the M1. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:52.898|-1.314|region:GB_type:city|||||| |primary |name= }} Breaston 250 pxThe village of Breaston.
OS grid reference SK462336 District Erewash Shire county Derbyshire Region East Midlands Country England Sovereign state United Kingdom Post town DERBY Postcode district DE72 Dialling code 01332 Police Fire Ambulance EU Parliament East Midlands UK Parliament Erewash List of places UK England
Post townDERBY
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK4633
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01332

Other names by which Breaston, Derbyshire has been known in the past

Bradestune ~ Braidestone

Breaston, Derbyshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Breaston, township, Wilne par., in S. of co. and 8 miles SE. of Derby, 1493 ac., pop. 806; P.O.

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