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Kingston on Soar, Nottinghamshire

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Kingston on Soar, Nottinghamshire

Kingston on Soar is a village and civil parish in the Rushcliffe borough of Nottinghamshire, England. It has a population of 239, as of the 2001 census. The parish has four centres of population: the village, Kingston Hall, New Kingston and Kingston Fields. The River Soar does not pass through the village, but very close by to the west. At this point the Soar, flowing south to north, forms the border with Leicestershire. The Kingston Brook drains west through the village.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK5027
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01509

Other names by which Kingston on Soar, Nottinghamshire has been known in the past

Kingston ~ Kingston Upon Soar

Kingston on Soar, Nottinghamshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Kingston upon Soar, par. and vil. (ry. sta. Kegworth), in co. and 10 miles SW. of Nottingham by rail, 1200 ac., pop. 196; P.O., called Kingston.

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