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Darlton, Nottinghamshire

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Darlton, Nottinghamshire

Darlton is a small village and civil parish in Nottinghamshire, England. It is on the A57 road about 5 kilometres north-east of Tuxford. The Church of England parish church of St Giles is 12th century and is in the Transitional style. In 1855 it was heavily restored by the architect T.C. Hine. Kingshaugh House was originally a hunting lodge built to serve the eastern Le Clay division of Sherwood Forest. It was fortified with earthworks in a rebellion of 1196 against King John.
Post townNEWARK
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK7773
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands

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


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

Darlton, par. and vil., N. Notts, miles SE. of East Retford, 1507 ac., pop. 150.

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