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Kirklington, Nottinghamshire

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Kirklington, Nottinghamshire

Kirklington is an affluent village and civil parish in the English county of Nottinghamshire. Administratively Kirklington forms part of the Newark and Sherwood district. Kirklington lies on the A617 road almost midway between Newark (9½ miles to the east) and Mansfield (10 miles to the west). Kirklington once had a railway station on the Mansfield-Southwell line; it was closed to passenger traffic in 1929 and goods trains in 1964. The former trackbed is now the Southwell Trail footpath.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6757
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
 

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

Cherlinton

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

Kirklington.-- par. and vil., Notts, on river Greet, 3 miles N W. of Southwell, 1976 ac., pop. 220; P.O.; in vicinity of vil. is the seat of Kirklington Hall.

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