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Hodthorpe, Derbyshire

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Hodthorpe, Derbyshire

Hodthorpe is an urban village in the parish of Whitwell, Bolsover, Derbyshire, lying close to the Nottinghamshire border and on the edge of Sherwood Forest. The village has two principal streets, Queens Road (the main road running through the village) and Kings Street. It has one shop, a Post Office, a village primary school, and a Working men's club. There are two parks. The heritage site of Creswell Crags, famous for its prehistoric cave art, lies close to the village.
Administrative CountyDerbyshire
Traditional CountyDerbyshire
OS GridSK5476
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDerbyshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population1,760
 

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