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Bramcote, Nottinghamshire

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Bramcote, Nottinghamshire

Bramcote is a settlement in the Broxtowe district of Nottinghamshire, about five miles west of Nottingham. It was a separate village but is now a suburb of Greater Nottingham. Originally one of the main roads between the cities of Nottingham and Derby (about 15 miles apart) passed through the village centre.
DistrictBroxtowe
Post townNOTTINGHAM
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK5137
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
 

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

Broncote ~ Brunecote ~ Bruncote

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

Bramcote, par. and vil., N. Notts, near border of co., 5 miles SW. of Nottingham, 1076 ac., pop. 751; P.O.; lace and hosiery mfrs.; contains seats of Bramcote Hall and Bramcote Hill.

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