Place:Bolsover, Derbyshire, England

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NameBolsover
Alt namesBelesovresource: Domesday Book (1985) p 68
TypeTown
Coordinates53.233°N 1.3°W
Located inDerbyshire, England
source: Family History Library Catalog
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Bolsover (frequently colloquialised as "Boza") is a small town near Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England. It is 145 miles (233 km) from London, 18 miles (29 km) from Sheffield, 26 miles (42 km) from Nottingham and 54 miles (87 km) from Manchester. It is the main town in the Bolsover district.

The civil parish for the town is called Old Bolsover. It includes the town and the New Bolsover model village, along with Carr Vale, Shuttlewood, Stanfree, Oxcroft and Whaley. Its population at the 2001 UK Census was 11,291.

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