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Tickhill, Doncaster

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Tickhill, Doncaster

Tickhill is a small, wealthy town and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster in South Yorkshire, England, on the border with Nottinghamshire. It has a population of 5,301.
Administrative CountyDoncaster
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSK5993
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 code01302
Population5,301 (2001)

Other names by which Tickhill, Doncaster has been known in the past


Tickhill, Doncaster in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Tickhill, small town, par., and township, S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 4 miles W. of Bawtry and 10 miles E. of Rotherham - par., 6779 ac., pop. 1902; township, 5579 ac., pop. 1830; town, 489 ac., pop. 1684; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank; has remains of a priory; Tickhill Castle is the seat of the Earl of Scarborough; remains exist of the old castle, which sustained two sieges, one in the reign of John, and the other in the Civil War.

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