Place:Radcliffe on Trent, Nottinghamshire, England

NameRadcliffe on Trent
Alt namesRadcliffe-on-Trentsource: Family History Library Catalog
Ratcliffe-on-Trentsource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.95°N 1.05°W
Located inNottinghamshire, England
See alsoBingham Wapentake, Nottinghamshire, Englandwapentake in which the place was located
Bingham Rural, Nottinghamshire, Englandrural district 1894-1974
Rushcliffe District, Nottinghamshire, Englanddistrict covering the area since 1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog
the text in this section is based on an article in Wikipedia

Radcliffe on Trent is a large village and civil parish in the Rushcliffe District or Borough of Nottinghamshire. The population of the civil parish at the UK census of 2011 was 8,205.

It is to the east of Nottingham, and is close to but not part of the Greater Nottingham built-up area. The village is situated on the south bank and cliff overlooking the River Trent, from which the village derives part of its name. Nearby places are Shelford, East Bridgford, Holme Pierrepont and Stoke Bardolph.

The village is mainly on the northern side of the major, east-west, A52 main road. Trent Bridge cricket ground is on the edge of Radcliffe on Trent.

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