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Newstead, Nottinghamshire

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Newstead, Nottinghamshire

Newstead is a small village and civil parish in Nottinghamshire, England, situated between Nottingham and Mansfield in the Borough of Gedling. It is a former coal mining village, and was previously called Newstead Colliery Village. Lord Byron, the poet, lived at nearby Newstead Abbey. The parish is part of Nottinghamshire's Hidden Valleys. It has a population of 1,194.
DistrictGedling
Post townNOTTINGHAM
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK5152
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01623
Population1,194 (2001)
 

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

Newstead Colliery ~ Newstead Priory ~ Newsted

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

Newstead, ry. sta., Notts, 6 miles S. of Mansfield. See NEWSTEAD PRIORY.

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