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Elston, Nottinghamshire

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Elston, Nottinghamshire

Elston is a small village in Nottinghamshire to the southwest of Newark, and a mile from the A46 Fosse Way. The parish of Elston lies between the rivers Trent and Devon, with "the village itself set amongst trees and farmland less than a mile from the A46. The historic market town of Newark is just five miles to the north, with the cities of Lincoln and Nottingham some eighteen miles north and southwest respectively.
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK7548
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire

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

Elveston ~ Eluestune ~ Eluestun

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

Elston, par. and vil., S. Notts, near river Trent, 5½ m. SW. of Newark, 1640 ac., pop. 453; P.O.; contains Elston Hall.

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