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Maidford, Northamptonshire

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Maidford, Northamptonshire

Maidford is a civil and eccesiastical parish in South Northamptonshire and the diocese of Peterborough situated about 6 miles north-west of Towcester. The population is 179. It was a centre of local Northamptonshire lace-making until the early 20th century.
DistrictSouth Northamptonshire
Post townTowcester
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP6052
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01327
Population179 (2001)
 

Other names by which Maidford, Northamptonshire has been known in the past

Merdeford

Maidford, Northamptonshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Maidford, par. and vil., Northamptonshire, 6 miles NW. of Towcester, 1930 ac., pop. 270.

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