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Farthingstone, Northamptonshire

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Farthingstone, Northamptonshire

Farthingstone is a village in the district of Daventry in the county of Northamptonshire in England. It is close to the major trunk routes of the M1 junction 16, M40 motorway, and A5 road, in secluded location at the head of a picturesque valley.
DistrictDaventry
Post townTowcester
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP6154
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 Census)
 

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

Castle Dykes ~ Fordinestone

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

Farthingstone, par., S. Northamptonshire, 5½ miles SE. of Daventry, 1820 ac., pop. 309; P.O.

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