Place:Finningley, Nottinghamshire, England

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NameFinningley
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates53.483°N 0.983°W
Located inNottinghamshire, England     ( - 1974)
Also located inSouth Yorkshire, England     (1974 - )
Yorkshire, England    
See alsoEast Retford Rural, Nottinghamshire, Englandoriginal rural district in which it was located
Doncaster (metropolitan borough), South Yorkshire, Englandmetropolitan borough of which it has been a part since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog
the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia

Finningley is a village and civil parish within the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster, in South Yorkshire, England. Historically part of Nottinghamshire, Finningley lies along the A614 road, about six miles from the centre of Doncaster, at 53°29′N 0°59′W, and at an elevation of around seven metres above sea level. According to the 2001 census it had a population of about 1,450. The parish church of Holy Trinity is Norman, with a 13th-century chancel.

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