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Egmanton, Nottinghamshire

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Egmanton, Nottinghamshire

Egmanton is a small village located one mile south of Tuxford and one mile north of Laxton in Nottinghamshire, England. The name derives from the Old English words for Ecgmund's farm/settlement. The nearest larger towns are Retford and Newark-on-Trent. It is located approximately 35 metres above sea level. It is part of the Caunton Ward of the administrative district of Newark and Sherwood District Council and the county of Nottinghamshire.
DistrictNewark and Sherwood
Post townNEWARK
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK7368
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01777
 

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

Agemuntone

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

Egmanton, par., N. Notts, 2½ miles SW. of Tuxford ry. sta., 2220 ac., pop. 235.

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