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Braithwell, Doncaster

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Braithwell, Doncaster

Braithwell is a village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster in South Yorkshire, England. It is about one mile north of Maltby and three miles south-east of Conisbrough. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 1,056. In 1289, the village obtained a Royal Charter entitling it to hold a weekly Tuesday market and an annual eight-day fair - an unusually long duration.
Administrative CountyDoncaster
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSK5394
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
Police AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire

Other names by which Braithwell, Doncaster has been known in the past


Braithwell, Doncaster in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Braithwell, par. and township, S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 2½ miles SE. of Conisbrough -- par., 2963 ac., pop. 763; township, 1948 ac., pop. 362; P.O.

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