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Brafferton village from the west
Brafferton is located in County Durham
Population 154 (2011)
OS grid reference NZ293210
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Darlington
Postcode district DL1
Police Durham
Fire County Durham and Darlington
Ambulance North East
EU Parliament North East England
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54°34′59″N 1°32′53″W / 54.583°N 1.548°W / 54.583; -1.548

Brafferton is a village and civil parish in County Durham, England. It is administered as part of the borough of Darlington. The population of Brafferton Parish taken at the 2011 census was 154. It is situated between Darlington and Newton Aycliffe, a short distance from Coatham Mundeville.

Brafferton itself has few amenities, but nearby is the Darlington town centre, a local public house - The Foresters Arms - and the Hall Garth Hotel. Brafferton is near the A1 junction 59.

The Durham Ox was bred at Ketton Hall in Brafferton.

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