Moorends

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Moorends
Marshland Road, Moorends - geograph.org.uk - 367666.jpg
ENtering Moorends on Marshland Road from Thorne
Moorends is located in South Yorkshire
Moorends
Moorends
Moorends shown within South Yorkshire
OS grid referenceSE694152
Civil parish
Metropolitan borough
Metropolitan county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townDONCASTER
Postcode districtDN8
Dialling code01405
PoliceSouth Yorkshire
FireSouth Yorkshire
AmbulanceYorkshire
EU ParliamentYorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Yorkshire
53°38′00″N 0°57′00″W / 53.6333°N 0.95°W / 53.6333; -0.95Coordinates: 53°38′00″N 0°57′00″W / 53.6333°N 0.95°W / 53.6333; -0.95

Moorends is a village in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster (part of South Yorkshire, England), on the border with Lincolnshire. It is part of the civil parish of Thorne, which lies to the south.

Moorends is located at approximately 53°38′N 0°57′W / 53.633°N 0.950°W / 53.633; -0.950, at an elevation of around 3 metres above sea level.

The legendary goalkeeper Ted Sagar was born in Moorends in 1910.

It is also home to two pubs, and it is referred to as the gateway to the moors, with Grange Road offering access to the Humberhead Levels National Nature Reserve (Thorne Moors)

External links[edit]