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Ollerton, Nottinghamshire

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Ollerton, Nottinghamshire

DistrictNewark and Sherwood
Post townNEWARK
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6567
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01623
 

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

Alretun

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

Ollerton, small town and township, Edwinstowe par., Notts, on river Maun, 9 miles NE. of Mansfield, 1708 ac., pop. 818; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank. The town is pleasantly situated in a well-wooded valley near the N. border of Sherwood Forest, is surrounded by fine scenery, and affords facilities for excursions to the most interesting places in Sherwood Forest. The cultivation of hops is the only industry.

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