Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for Rossington

Rossington, par. and vil. with ry. sta., S. div. West-Riding Yorkshire, 4 ¾ miles SE. of Doncaster, 3051 ae., pop. 354; near vil. is Rossington Hall, seat; in the churchyard is the grave of C. Bosvile, king of the northern gipsies, who died in 1708.

(John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887))

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Feature Description: "parish"   (ADL Feature Type: "countries, 4th order divisions")
Administrative units: Rossington AP/CP       Yorkshire AncC
Place: Rossington

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