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Woodsetts, Rotherham

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Woodsetts, Rotherham

Woodsetts is a village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Rotherham in South Yorkshire, England, on the border with Nottinghamshire. It lies between the towns of Dinnington and Worksop at an elevation of around 60 metres above sea level, and has a population of 1,802. Originally a farming community, it has expanded into a modest commuter base serving Worksop and Sheffield. There is one pub: The Butcher's Arms, and a primary school: Woodsetts Junior and Infant School.
Post townWORKSOP
Administrative CountyRotherham
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSK5583
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
Dialling code01909

Woodsetts, Rotherham in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Woodsetts, par. and township, S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 4 miles NW. of Worksop - par., 1418 ac., pop. 324; township, 831 ac., pop. 246.

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