Dinnington  West Riding


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Dinnington like this:

DINNINGTON, a parish in the district of Worksop and W. R. Yorkshire; 3 miles N of Kiveton Park r. station, and 7 NW of Worksop. Post town, Laughton, under Rotherham. Acres, 1, 540. Real property, £1, 6 49. Pop., 272. Houses, 56. The property is divided among a few. Dinnington House is the seat of the Carvers. The living is a rectory in the diocese of York. Value, £209.* Patron, J.Athorpe, Esq. The church was built in 1869, and is in the early English style.

Dinnington through time

Dinnington is now part of Rotherham district. Click here for graphs and data of how Rotherham has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Dinnington itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Dinnington, in Rotherham and West Riding | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 27th May 2024

Not where you were looking for?

Click here for more detailed advice on finding places within A Vision of Britain through Time, and maybe some references to other places called "Dinnington".