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Walesby, Nottinghamshire

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Walesby, Nottinghamshire

Walesby is a village and civil parish in Nottinghamshire, England. At the time of the 2001 census it had a population of 1,255. It is located 16 miles north of Newark. The parish church of St Edmund is Perpendicular in style The village is famous for its forest, part of which forms a 250-acre Scout camp site.
DistrictNewark and Sherwood
Post townNEWARK
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6870
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01623
Population1,255
 

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

Walesbi

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

Walesby, par. and vil., Notts - par., 1260 ac., pop. 282; vil., 4 miles W. of Tuxford; P.O.

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