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Normanton on Soar, Nottinghamshire

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Normanton on Soar, Nottinghamshire

Normanton on Soar is a village and civil parish in the south of Nottinghamshire in England near the River Soar. Nearby villages include Zouch, Sutton Bonington and Stanford on Soar. The post town for Normanton is Loughborough leading to the confusion of being in Nottinghamshire but with a Leicestershire post code. The 1881 census reported that the village had 322 inhabitants. The village is now home to between 450 and 500 inhabitants.
DistrictRushcliffe
Post townLOUGHBOROUGH
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK5123
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01509
 

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

Normanton ~ Normanton Upon Soar

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

Normanton, Notts. See NORMANTON UPON SOAR.

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