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Bawtry, Doncaster

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Bawtry, Doncaster

Bawtry is a small market town and civil parish which lies at the point where the western branch of the Roman road Ermine Street crosses the River Idle in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster in South Yorkshire, England and meets the Great North Road. Nearby towns include Gainsborough to the east, Retford south south-east, Worksop to the south-west and Doncaster to the north-west. Historically within the West Riding of Yorkshire, it has a population of 3,204.
Post townDoncaster
Administrative CountyDoncaster
Traditional CountyYorkshire, West Riding / Notts
OS GridSK6593
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
Population3,204 (2001)

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

Bautree ~ Bautry

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

Bawtry, eccl. dist., township, and market town with ry. sta., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 8 miles SE. of Doncaster -- eccl. dist., pop. 1262; township, 259 ac., pop. 911; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank. Market-day, Thursday.

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