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Ompton, Nottinghamshire

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Ompton, Nottinghamshire

Ompton is a village in Nottinghamshire, England, three miles south-east of Ollerton. It is part of the civil parish of Kneesall, Kersall and Ompton. It has a red-brick chapel of 1860. About half a mile to the west is a water pumping station, built 1965-68 as a tiled pyramid on a glazed plinth.
DistrictNewark and Sherwood
Post townRETFORD
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6865
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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

Almpton ~ Almentune ~ Almentun ~ Almuntone

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

Ompton, township, Kneesal par., Notts, 2½ miles SE. of Ollerton, pop. 58; P.O.

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