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Aslockton, Nottinghamshire

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Aslockton, Nottinghamshire

Aslockton is a village and civil parish twelve miles (19 km) east of Nottingham, England and two miles east of Bingham on the north bank of the River Smite opposite Whatton. It has a population of around 1,000 http://www. rushcliffe. gov. uk/doc. asp?cat=8883. The name of the village comes from the Danish and Saxon name Haslachstone and became Aslacton before becoming the modern Aslockton.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK7440
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01949
 

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

Aslacton ~ Haslachestone ~ Aslachestone ~ Aslachetone ~ Aslachestune ~ Aslachetune

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

Aslockton, township with ry. sta. and seat, S. Notts, 3 miles E. of Bingham, 3100 ac. (with Whatton), pop. 404; P.O. Archbishop Cranmer (1489-1556) was a native.

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