Oxcroft

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Oxcroft
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Oxcroft Lane.
Oxcroft is located in Derbyshire
Oxcroft
Oxcroft
Oxcroft shown within Derbyshire
OS grid reference SK481735
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town CHESTERFIELD
Postcode district S44
Police Derbyshire
Fire Derbyshire
Ambulance East Midlands
EU Parliament East Midlands
List of places
UK
England
Derbyshire
53°15′25″N 1°16′48″W / 53.257°N 1.280°W / 53.257; -1.280Coordinates: 53°15′25″N 1°16′48″W / 53.257°N 1.280°W / 53.257; -1.280

Oxcroft is a small hamlet in Bolsover (district), Derbyshire in England, located to the north of Bolsover, about 1-2 miles along the Clowne-New Houghton Road. It consists of a few farms and cottages.

Etymology: Probably simply meaning an Ox cottage/farm. Ox = Ox, Croft = Farm/Cottage.