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Harlaxton, Lincolnshire

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Harlaxton, Lincolnshire

Harlaxton is a village and civil parish in the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies on the edge of the Vale of Belvoir and just off the A607, 2 miles south-east from Grantham and 12 miles north-east from Melton Mowbray.
DistrictSouth Kesteven
Administrative CountyLincolnshire
Traditional CountyLincolnshire
OS GridSK8832
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLincolnshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01476

Other names by which Harlaxton, Lincolnshire has been known in the past

Herlaxton ~ Herlavestune

Harlaxton, Lincolnshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Harlaxton, par. and vil., S. Lincolnshire, 3 miles SW. of Grantham, 2530 ac'., pop. 383; P.O.; in the neighbourhood is the seat of Harlaxton Manor.

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