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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
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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