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Clayworth, Nottinghamshire

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Clayworth, Nottinghamshire

Clayworth is a village and civil parish in Nottinghamshire, England. At the time of the 2001 census it had a population of 319. The village is located 6 miles north-east of Retford, on the River Idle. Clayworth appears as Clavord in the Doomsday Book, where 37 households were registered in the parish, which in the context of the Doomsday Book was considered to be a large population. At that time Clayworth paid low amounts of tax at 2 geld units.
Post townRETFORD
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK7288
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population319 2001 Census

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


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

Clayworth, par., township, and vil., N. Notts, on Chesterfield Canal, 6 miles NE. of East Retford -- par., 3080 ac., pop. 559; township, pop. 439; P.O.

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