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Shelford, Nottinghamshire

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Shelford, Nottinghamshire

Shelford is a village in the Rushcliffe borough of Nottinghamshire. It is near Radcliffe on Trent. It has an old manor house (built on the site of Shelford Priory, a church and a camping site. It also has a pub, which is now a restaurant. Shelford attracts Type 3 residents, most of whom work outside the village. Several small farms operate in the village, engaging in arable and livestock farming, with much of the harvesting being contracted out to outside companies.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6642
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire

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

Escelforde ~ Escelford ~ Scelfort

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

Shelford, par., township, and vil., Notts - par., 3560 ac., pop. 535; township, pop. 437; vil., 3 miles NW. of Bnigham; P.O.

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