Stainton, South Yorkshire

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Coordinates: 53°26′13″N 1°10′05″W / 53.437°N 1.168°W / 53.437; -1.168 Stainton is a village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster in South Yorkshire, England. Historically part of the West Riding of Yorkshire, it has a population of 269.[1]

Stainton is recorded in the 1086 Domesday Book. The manor of Stainton is in the ownership of the Earl of Scarborough. [2]

Stainton grew in the 19th century, providing homes for miners at Maltby. The cricketer Freddie Trueman was born in Stainton.

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