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Letwell, Rotherham

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Letwell, Rotherham

Letwell is a rural village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Rotherham in South Yorkshire, England, on the border with Nottinghamshire. It lies between Dinnington and Langold, off the B6463 road. It is located at 53° 22' 40" North, 1° 9' West, at an elevation of around 75 metres above sea level. It has a population of 111. The first reference to Letwell was in the 12th century when it was part of the lands of Tickhill Castle.
Administrative CountyRotherham
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSK5687
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionYorkshire and the Humber
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
 

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

Letwell, township, Firbeck par., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 4 miles SW. of Tickhill, 1329 ac., pop. 117; P.O.

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