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Thurgarton, Nottinghamshire

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Thurgarton, Nottinghamshire

Thurgarton is a small village in rural Nottinghamshire. The village is close to Southwell, and Newark on Trent, with a medium length commuting distance to Nottingham. It is served by Thurgarton railway station. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 412.
DistrictNewark and Sherwood
Post townNEWARK
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK6949
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01636
Population412
 

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

Turgarstune

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

Thurgarton, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Notts, 3 miles S. of Southwell and 10 miles NE. of Nottingham, 2770 ac., pop. 328; near vil. is Thurgarton Priory, seat; the parish church was the church of the priory, which was founded in 1130.

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