Adwick upon Dearne

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Adwick upon Dearne
St John the Baptist Church, Adwick-upon-Dearne (geograph 2991562).jpg
The church of St John the Baptist
Adwick upon Dearne is located in South Yorkshire
Adwick upon Dearne
Adwick upon Dearne
Adwick upon Dearne shown within South Yorkshire
Population 333 (2011)
OS grid reference SE4701
Civil parish
  • Adwick upon Dearne
Metropolitan borough
Metropolitan county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district S64
Dialling code 01709
Police South Yorkshire
Fire South Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
List of places
53°30′N 1°17′W / 53.50°N 1.29°W / 53.50; -1.29Coordinates: 53°30′N 1°17′W / 53.50°N 1.29°W / 53.50; -1.29

Adwick upon Dearne is a small village and civil parish on the A6023 road near Mexborough.

The Adwick upon Dearne civil parish covers Adwick itself and Mexborough. The population of the civil parish as of the 2011 census was 333.[1]

It lies near Mexborough and is in the borough of Doncaster. Adwick has seen quite high temperatures, but has never been the hottest in the country.

The Church of St John is a Grade II* listed building. It dates to the 12th century with later additions and alterations, notably when the chancel arch was replaced in 1910.[2]


  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 6 March 2016. 
  2. ^ Historic England. "Church of St John  (Grade II*) (334422)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 26 January 2017.