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Manton, Nottinghamshire

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Manton, Nottinghamshire

Manton is a former pit village and suburb of south-east Worksop in north Nottinghamshire, England. Manton's main source of employment for 100 years was Manton Colliery sunk by the Wigan Coal and Iron Company in the late 19th century. The model village was constructed soon afterwards to accommodate the families of miners who came from many parts of the country to secure employment. The village had a school and clubhouse.
DistrictBassetlaw
Post townWORKSOP
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK5978
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01909
 

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

Mennetune

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