Barnsley

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Barnsley

(bärnz`lē), metropolitan borough (1991 pop. 76,783), N England. Coal mining, engineering, and clothing industries dominate the local economy. A mining and technical college is in Barnsley.

Barnsley

1. an industrial town in N England, in Barnsley unitary authority, South Yorkshire. Pop.: 71 599 (2001)
2. a unitary authority in N England, in South Yorkshire. Pop.: 220 200 (2003 est.). Area: 329 sq. km (127 sq. miles)
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