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Littleborough, Nottinghamshire

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Littleborough, Nottinghamshire

Littleborough is a hamlet in Nottinghamshire, England. It is located 8 miles east of Retford, and is in the civil parish of Sturton le Steeple. Littleborough is the site of the Roman town of Segelocum, situated on the west bank of the River Trent where the road from Lincoln to Doncaster bridged or forded the river, The parish church of St Nicholas is Norman, and contains some Roman tiles in its stonework.
DistrictBassetlaw
Post townRETFORD
Administrative CountyNottinghamshire
Traditional CountyNottinghamshire
OS GridSK8282
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNottinghamshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
 

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

Littleborrough ~ Litelburg

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

Littleborough, par., Notts, on river Trent, 8½ miles NE. of East Retford, 290 ac., pop. 64; was at one time a place of some importance; numerous coins and other antiquities have been found.

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