West Bridgford is a village, a township and a parish on the south bank of the River Trent at the juntion of the Grantham Canal, 2 miles south-east of Nottingham city. The parish covers 3,046 acres. In 1851, the parish covered 1,720 acres and contained the township of Gamston.
The village has become part of the conurbation that is Nottingham city. If you are planning a visit:
- By automobile, the A52 trunk road south out of Nottingham city surrounds the parish.
- As this is written, no railway service comes to West Bridgford, but light rail service from Nottingham is planned.
- Nottingham City Transport and several other bus services run to West Bridgford.
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You can see the
administrative areas in which West Bridgford has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
- See our Maps page for additional resources.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SK586375 (Lat/Lon: 52.931714, -1.129649), West Bridgford which are provided by: