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Calverton, Nottinghamshire

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Calverton, Nottinghamshire

Calverton is a Nottinghamshire parish, of some 3,300 acres, about seven miles north-east of Nottingham, situated, like nearby Woodborough, and Lambley, on a small tributary of the Dover Beck. The 2001 census found 6,870 inhabitants in 2,758 households. About two miles to the north of the village is the site of the deserted settlement of Salterford.
DistrictGedling
Post townNOTTINGHAM
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6149
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code0115
Population6,870 (2001 census
 

Other names by which Calverton, Nottinghamshire has been known in the past

Calvretone

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

Calverton, par. and vil., S. Notts, 6½ miles NE. of Nottingham, 3320 ac., pop 1246; P.O.; birthplace of George A. Lee (1761-1826) inventor of the stocking-frame.

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