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Edlington, Lincolnshire

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Edlington, Lincolnshire

Edlington is a town and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England, lying to the south west of Doncaster and Warmsworth. It has a population of 8,276. The original parish town of Edlington is now known as Old Edlington; adjacent, and to the north, is New Edlington. Since 1974 Edlington has been part of the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster in the metropolitan county of South Yorkshire.
Post townDONCASTER
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridTF2371
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Yorkshire
Ambulance AuthorityYorkshire
Dialling code01709
Population8,276 (2001)
 

Other names by which Edlington, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Ellingetone

Edlington, Lincolnshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Edlington.-- par., mid. Lincolnshire, 3 miles NW. of Horncastle, 2900 ac., pop. 213; contains the seat of Edlington Grove.

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