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Shelton, Nottinghamshire

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Shelton, Nottinghamshire

Shelton is a village in Nottinghamshire, England. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 107. It is located 8 miles south of Newark on Trent, on the north side of the River Devon. The parish church of St Mary is Norman. The west tower was removed in 1837 and replaced with a bellcote. It has a Saxon cross shaft with interlace work. Shelton Hall to the west of the church is late 18th century.
Post townNEWARK
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK7844
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 Shelton, Nottinghamshire has been known in the past

Sceltune ~ Sceltun

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

Shelton, par. and vil., Notts, 6 miles S. of Newark, 740 ac., pop. 116.

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