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Trowell, Nottinghamshire

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Trowell, Nottinghamshire

Trowell is a village and civil parish in Nottinghamshire, England. It lies a few miles west of Nottingham, in the borough of Broxtowe on the border with Derbyshire. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 2,568. The village is believe to have Saxon origins. The parish had a population of around 50, with four manors and a church, by 1066. Coal was extracted nearby from the 13th century until 1928.
DistrictBroxtowe
Post townNOTTINGHAM
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK4839
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code0115
Population2,568
 

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

Torwalle ~ Trouualle

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

Trowell, par. and vil. with ry. sta., in co. and 5¾ miles W. of Nottingham, 1621 ac., pop. 421; P.O.

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