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Lambley, Nottinghamshire

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Lambley, Nottinghamshire

Lambley is a small village near Nottingham, England and is mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086 by the name of Lambeleia. One of its most famous "children" was Lord Ralph Cromwell. Born in the village in 1394, he became the Lord Treasurer of England to Henry VI, and was responsible for submitting the first budget to Parliament. The Parish Church, Holy Trinity, has stone carvings depicting purses and indicating Cromwell's status.
DistrictGedling
Post townNOTTINGHAM
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6345
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
 

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

Lambeleia

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

Lambley.-- par. and vil., in co. and 7 miles NE. of Nottingham, 2170 ac., pop. 803; P.O.

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