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Upton, Nottinghamshire

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Upton, Nottinghamshire

Upton is a small village in Nottinghamshire, England, located 2 miles east of Southwell, 5 miles west of Newark and 3 miles south of Hockerton; it lies on the A612 Nottingham-Newark road. The village sits on a bend in the main road, "on the summit of a hill which commands a fine view of the Trent Valley... .
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK7354
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
 

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

Uptone ~ Uptune ~ Uptun

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

Upton, par. and vil., Notts, 2½ miles E. of Southwell, 1860 ac., pop. 499; P.O.; Upton Hall stands on the site of an old manor-house of the Oglethorpes.

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