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Clipston, Nottinghamshire

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Clipston, Nottinghamshire

Clipston (otherwise Clipston on the Wolds to distinguish it from Clipstone) is a small village and civil parish in the English county of Nottinghamshire. It is located between Cotgrave and Normanton-on-the-Wolds and forms part of the borough of Rushcliffe.
DistrictRushcliffe
Post townNOTTINGHAM
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6334
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
Population50
 

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

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Clipston, Nottinghamshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

CLIPSTON, a township, in the parish of Plumtree, union, and S. division of the wapentake, of Bingham, S. division of the county of Nottingham, 6¾ miles (S. E.) from Nottingham; containing 86 inhabitants. Richard I., after returning from the captivity brought on by his crusade to the Holy Land, had an interview with the King of Scotland, in 1194, at this place, where they spent several days.

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