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Brinsley, Nottinghamshire

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Brinsley, Nottinghamshire

Brinsley is a village in Nottinghamshire, England. The church of St James was built in 1837-38 from Mansfield stone, the chancel being added in 1877. The village is split into two sections, Old Brinsley which is within Broxtowe and New Brinsley which is in Ashfield.
DistrictBroxtowe, Ashfield
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK4649
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01773

Other names by which Brinsley, Nottinghamshire has been known in the past

Brunsley ~ Brunesleia

Brinsley, Nottinghamshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Brinsley, eccl. dist. and vil., Greasley par., N. Notts, 8 miles NW. of Nottingham, pop. 1272; near the vil. is B. Manor House, dating from 16th century.

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