Spion Kop, Nottinghamshire

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Coordinates: 53°11′32″N 1°09′52″W / 53.1923°N 1.1644°W / 53.1923; -1.1644

Spion Kop
Spion Kop is located in Nottinghamshire
Spion Kop
Spion Kop
 Spion Kop shown within Nottinghamshire
OS grid reference SK555665
District Mansfield
Shire county Nottinghamshire
Region East Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Mansfield
Postcode district NG20
Police Nottinghamshire
Fire Nottinghamshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament Bassetlaw
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Spion Kop is a small residential and former industrial area in Nottinghamshire, England stretching for a few hundred yards on both sides of the main A60 road surrounded by open farmland.

It is located about a mile to the south of Warsop on the A60, Mansfield Road. It is a modern settlement named after the Battle of Spion Kop which took place during the Second Boer War in Natal, South Africa in January 1900.

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