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Arnold, Nottinghamshire

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Arnold, Nottinghamshire

Arnold is a market town and suburb of Nottingham, England. It is to the north-east of the city boundary, and is in the local government district of Gedling. It has only had a market since 1968, and had a number of factories associated with the hosiery industry. The town has a population of 35,900 (2000 data). Today Arnold forms part of Greater Nottingham lying to the north east of the city and in the local government Borough of Gedling.
DistrictGedling
Post townNOTTINGHAM
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK5945
OS Settlement ClassificationTown
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code0115
Population35,900
 

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

Ernehale

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

Arnold.-- par. and town, N. Notts, near Sherwood Forest, 5½ miles NE. of Nottingham and 126 miles N. of London by rail -- par., 4670 ac., pop. 5745; town, pop. 5745; P.O., T.O. The town has race and stocking mfrs., and was the birthplace of Richard Bonington (1801-1828), the landscape painter.

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