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Rossington, Doncaster

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Rossington, Doncaster

Rossington is a civil parish and former mining village in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster in South Yorkshire, England and is surrounded by countryside and the market towns of Bawtry and Tickhill.
Administrative CountyDoncaster
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding
OS GridSK6298
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

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


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

Rossington, par. and vil. with ry. sta., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 4 ¾ miles SE. of Doncaster, 3051 ae., pop. 354; near vil. is Rossington Hall, seat; in the churchyard is the grave of C. Bosvile, king of the northern gipsies, who died in 1708.

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