Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21 3DH

Warwick Road, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21 3DH

Date of visit: 10th January 2020

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rugby is a market town in Warwickshire, England, close to the River Avon. The town has a population of 70,628 (2011 census) making it the second-largest town in the county. The town is the main settlement within the larger Borough of Rugby which has a population of 100,500 (2011 census).

Rugby is most famous for the invention of rugby football, which is played throughout the world. The invention of the game is credited to William Webb Ellis whilst breaking the existing rules of a football match played in 1823 at Rugby School.

Location Information

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Location – UK Postcode CV21 3DH
Location – OS Grid Ref: 450082 – 275011
Location – Latitude / Longditude: 52.370863, -1.265824
Location – Northing / Westing 52°22’15.1″N 1°15’56.9″W