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Colwick, Nottinghamshire

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Colwick, Nottinghamshire

Colwick is a suburb in the east of Greater Nottingham in England. It forms part of the Nottinghamshire borough of Gedling, although Colwick Country Park is actually within the city boundary. It lies between the River Trent and the railway line, with nearby places being Netherfield (to the east), Bakersfield (to the north-west), and Carlton (to the north). Colwick has a population of about 2,000. There is one church— Anglican—St. John the Baptist.
DistrictGedling
Post townNOTTINGHAM
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6140
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code0115
 

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

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

Colwick, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Netherfield and Colwick), on river Trent, in co. and 2 miles E. of Nottinglam, 1255 ac., pop. 113; was long the seat of the Byrons.

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