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Woodborough, Nottinghamshire

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Woodborough, Nottinghamshire

Woodborough is a village in Nottinghamshire, England. It is located 7 miles north-east of Nottingham. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 1,852. St. Swithun's Church, Woodborough is 13th century tower with a 14th century chancel. Woodborough was a framework-knitting village, and some two-storey cottages with ground-floor knitter's windows remain at the junction of High Street and Shelt Hill.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6347
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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

Udesburg ~ Udeburg

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

Woodborough.-- par. and vil., Notts - par., 1940 ac., pop. 899; vil., 7½ miles NE. of Nottingham; P.O.; has a fine old church, and arries on brickmaking and frame work knitting; in vicinity is Woodborough Hall, an ancient mansion.

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