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East Bridgford, Nottinghamshire

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East Bridgford, Nottinghamshire

East Bridgford is a village and a civil parish in the Rushcliffe borough of Nottinghamshire, east of the city of Nottingham. It has a population of about 1,800. East Bridgford lies on the southern bank of the River Trent, more or less opposite the village of Gunthorpe. It is on the Trent Valley Way. "East Bridgford, or Bridgeford on the Hill, is a large and well built village, on the summit of a precipitous bank, that rises on the south side of the Trent, opposite Gunthorpe Ferry.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6943
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
 

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

Bridgford ~ Bridgford East ~ Bridgford On The Hill

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

Bridgford, East, or Bridgford on the Hill, par. and vil., on river Trent, in S. of co. and 9 miles NE. of Nottingham, 1910 ac., pop. 898; P.O. Near the vil. is the site of an old Roman station, where many rare and interesting antiquities have been found.

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