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Gedling, Nottinghamshire

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Gedling, Nottinghamshire

Gedling is a local government district with borough status in Nottinghamshire, England. Its council is based in Arnold. It is part of the Greater Nottingham metropolitan area lying to the North and East of the City of Nottingham. It was formed on 1 April 1974 by merging the Arnold and Carlton urban districts and part of Basford Rural District. It is named after the village of Gedling located within the borough.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6142
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire

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


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

Gedling, par., township, and vil. (ry. sta. Gedling and Carlton), in co. and 3 miles NE. of Nottingham -- par., 4490 ac., pop. 5307; township, pop. 506; P.O.

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