West Melton

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See also West Melton, New Zealand and Melton West, Victoria.

Coordinates: 53°30′13″N 1°21′42″W / 53.503516°N 1.361768°W / 53.503516; -1.361768

West Melton
Cottage of Content Crossroads ,West Melton - geograph.org.uk - 320453.jpg
West Melton is located in South Yorkshire
West Melton
West Melton
 West Melton shown within South Yorkshire
Population 3,007 
OS grid reference SE425005
District Rotherham
Shire county South Yorkshire
Region Yorkshire and the Humber
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town ROTHERHAM
Postcode district S63
Dialling code 01709
Police South Yorkshire
Fire South Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament Wentworth
List of places
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England
Yorkshire

West Melton is a former mining village in the parish of Brampton Bierlow in South Yorkshire, England. It lies between Wath-upon-Dearne and Brampton Bierlow, roughly 5 miles north of Rotherham and 5 miles south east of Barnsley.[1] It contains several churches, among them are West Melton United Reformed Church and Princess Street Methodist Church.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Google Inc. "West Melton". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?ll=53.49949,-1.36078&spn=0.1,0.1&t=h&q=53.49949,-1.36078. Retrieved 10 March 2013.

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