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Syerston, Nottinghamshire

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Syerston, Nottinghamshire

Syerston is a small Nottinghamshire parish about six miles south-west of Newark-on-Trent, which is bisected by the A46 trunk road. It contains 181 inhabitants in seventy-five dwellings (2001) which are almost all in a settlement to the east of the road. The parish is bounded on the north-east by Elston, on the south-east by Flintham and to the east by Sibthorpe. Its southern boundary is the supposed pre-historic trackway called Longhedge Lane.
DistrictNewark and Sherwood
Post townNEWARK
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK7447
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01636

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

Sirestune ~ Sirestun

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

Syerston, par. and vil., Notts - par., 610 ac., pop. 165; vil., 5 miles SW. of Newark; P.O.; near the vil. is Syerston Hall, seat.

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