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Ordsall, Nottinghamshire

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Ordsall, Nottinghamshire

The area of Ordsall is attached to the township of Retford, Nottinghamshire, England. All Hallow's Church serves the village and is situated beside the River Idle at the south side of Ordsall, an area commonly referred to as "Old Ordsall". The River Idle, along with the Great Northern Rail Line, divides Ordsall from Retford.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6980
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population4,328 (2001)

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


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

Ordsall, par., Notts, on river Idle, in mun. bor. of East Retford, 1989 ac., pop. 3011; P.O.; contains the Ordsall Paper Mills.

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