Barlborough

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Barlborough
Barlborough 644978 7ee2f087.jpg
Crossroads of High Street and New Road/Ward Lane. The white building in the centre is the Rose and Crown public house.
Derbyshire UK parish map highlighting Barlborough.svg
Barlborough parish highlighted within Derbyshire
Population 3,261 (2011)
OS grid reference SK476769
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town CHESTERFIELD
Postcode district S43
Police Derbyshire
Fire Derbyshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Derbyshire

Barlborough is a village and civil parish in the Bolsover district of Derbyshire, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 3,018, increasing to 3,261 at the 2011 Census.[1] The village is near junction 30 of the M1 motorway and is about five miles north of Bolsover. Historic Derbyshire village which includes many walks and eateries.

Notable residents[edit]

  • John Osborne, goalkeeper for West Bromwich Albion, who won an FA Cup winner's medal in 1967–68, was born here in 1940.[2]
  • Francis Rodes built nearby Barlborough Hall in the 1580s.
  • Steven Hudson (philanthropist) Born in Mastin Moor and now resides in Barlborough.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 18 March 2016. 
  2. ^ Superstars in Stripes - John Osborne Archived January 27, 2007, at the Wayback Machine. West Bromwich Albion F.C. Official Site accessed June 2007

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Coordinates: 53°17′13″N 1°17′13″W / 53.287°N 1.287°W / 53.287; -1.287