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Keyworth, Nottinghamshire

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Keyworth, Nottinghamshire

Keyworth is a village and civil parish in Nottinghamshire, England. It is located about 6 miles (10 km) southeast of the centre of Nottingham. The village sits on a small, broad hilltop about 200 feet above sea level which is set in the wider undulating boulder clay that characterises the area south of Nottingham. Keyworth is twinned with the French town of Feignies.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6130
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code0115 (937)
Population6,920 (2001)

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

Cauuorde ~ Cauorde

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

Keyworth, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Plumtree and Keyworth), in co. and 8½ miles SE. of Nottingham, 1530 ac., pop. 893; P.O.

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