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Wombwell

WOMBWELL, an urban district in the Barnsley parliamentary division of the West Riding of Yorkshire, England, 4 m. S.E. of Barnsley, on the Great Central and Midland railways. The inhabitants are chiefly employed in the extensive collieries. Pop. (1901) 13,252.

Note - this article incorporates content from Encyclopaedia Britannica, Eleventh Edition, (1910-1911)

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