West Melton

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

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 (2001)
OS grid reference SE425005
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district S63
Dialling code 01709
Police South Yorkshire
Fire South Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
List of places
53°30′13″N 1°21′42″W / 53.503516°N 1.361768°W / 53.503516; -1.361768Coordinates: 53°30′13″N 1°21′42″W / 53.503516°N 1.361768°W / 53.503516; -1.361768

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] The village falls within the Wath parish of the Rotherham MBC. It contains several churches, among them are West Melton United Reformed Church and Princess Street Methodist Church.

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  1. ^ Google (10 March 2013). "West Melton" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 10 March 2013. 

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Media related to West Melton at Wikimedia Commons