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Postcode: S60 | code search
Population: 9000
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Brinsworth is an interesting village in Southern Yorkshire, home to nearly nine thousand people. It's perfectly placed betwixt Rotherham and Sheffield, close to the banks of the River Rother. Brinsworth village evolved due to the Roman Fort at Templeborough which was built just a mile or so away, The Roman Army of Legionnaires encamped there, and outside the walls of the Fort the village grew, and continued to grow throughout the ages. Once the Romans left, the village remained, although it was affected during the Norman Conquest when they ravaged the north, it bounced back, and, over time became a busy mining and steel community when the Mining Masters chose to sink their mines in the 19th century throughout the surrounding area. A church, cottages to house the miners, and eventually a school was built. The twentieth century saw the arrival of the M1 Motorway to the far side of the village which has proved a vital link. Today's visitor can discover the shops, restaurants and bars nearby, or blow away the cobwebs with a gentle stroll along the riverbank where interesting wildlife can be seen, along with the ever hopeful fisherman who stands poised to catch the elusive champion.


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Fairways (0.32 miles)


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we are a friendly pub with letting rooms, great service and friendly atmosphere. we provide entertainment from thursday through to sunday and sky spots on our four screens in the ... More

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Premier Inn Sheffield Meadowhall (1.23 miles)

Ideally located within easy reach of the M1 opposite Meadowhall shopping centre. Local attractions include Don Valley stadium, Ice Sheffield, the Institute of Sport, Sheffield Arena and Valley Centertainment. Conveniently positioned for Meadowhall train station ... More | visit website
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Holiday Inn Rotherham (1.28 miles)

Holiday Inn Rotherham

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Stylish and contemporary, this modern hotel has a great location, only 800 metres from junction 33 of the M1 motorway and close to Meadowhall Shopping Centre and Sheffield Arena. Easy access to ... More

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Brecon Hotel (1.61 miles)

Brecon Hotel

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Being a family run hotel since 1963 our aim is to achieve a friendly home from home where all our staff care for your well ... More

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Travelodge Sheffield Meadowhall (1.72 miles)

There are loads of reasons our customers choose to stay at Travelodge. Our great value clean and comfortable rooms with en-suite provide everything needed for a good night's sleep and are close to where people ... More | visit website

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Premier Inn Sheffield (Arena) (1.95 miles)

An ideal location next to Sheffield Arena. For shops and local amenities Sheffield city centre is only 2 miles away. Local attractions include ICE Sheffield, the English Institute for Sport, Dom Valley stadium and Valley ... More | visit website
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Phoenix Hotel (2.03 miles)

Phoenix Hotel

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The Phoenix Hotel, Opposite Rotherham's Main Railway Station, Is A Landmark Building, With The Town's Museums And Art Gallery Within A Few Blocks.Each Guestroom Is Traditionally Decorated, Some With A ... More

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Etap Sheffield Arena (2.11 miles)

Etap Sheffield Arena
Etap Hotel Sheffield Arena is a low-cost hotel. Located next to Sheffield Arena, book the hotel to be close to the shopping and nightlife of Sheffield city centre, with easy access to the Sheffield Arena ... More | visit website
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Welcome Inn (2.38 miles)

Welcome Inn

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Welcome Inn is a 52 bedroom no smoking hotel close to the M1 motorway, Meadowhall shopping centre, Hallam FM arena and Don Valley stadium. Continental breakfast is available for 3.95 per ... More

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Travelodge Sheffield Richmond (2.82 miles)

The Travelodge Sheffield Richmond is located only 3 miles from Junction 33 of the M1 on the A630. The hotel is close to Meadowhall Shopping Centre and the Sheffield Arena. The Travelodge provides contemporary, quality ... More | visit website

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