Bramcote, Warwickshire

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Bramcote
Bramcote is located in Warwickshire
Bramcote
Bramcote
 Bramcote shown within Warwickshire
Population 321 (2001)
OS grid reference SP403886
Civil parish Wolvey
District Nuneaton and Bedworth
Shire county Warwickshire
Region West Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NUNEATON
Postcode district CV11
Dialling code 01455
Police Warwickshire
Fire Warwickshire
Ambulance West Midlands
EU Parliament West Midlands
List of places
UK
England
Warwickshire

Coordinates: 52°28′36″N 1°24′35″W / 52.4766°N 1.4098°W / 52.4766; -1.4098

Bramcote is a village in the Nuneaton and Bedworth district of Warwickshire in England. It is located just south of the B4114 road and adjacent to the M69 motorway. The population in 2001 was 321, which included the hamlet of Bramcote Mains a quarter of a mile to the south, and 214 armed services personnel at the nearby Gamecock Barracks (formerly RAF Bramcote).[1] Bramcote Waters Golf Course lies to the east[2] and Bramcote NHS Hospital to the north.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Warwickshire 2001 census Warwickshire County Council
  2. ^ Bramcote Waters Golf Course Warwickshire County Council Tourist Attractions
  3. ^ Bramcote Hospital www.nhs.uk

Prior to Bramcote being an Army barracks, it was Royal Naval Air Station Bramcote.H.M.S.Gamecock.During the war it was an R.A.F.station.