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Long Buckby, Northamptonshire

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Long Buckby, Northamptonshire

Long Buckby is a large village and civil parish in Northamptonshire, England, midway between Northampton and Rugby. In the 2001 census the parish of Long Buckby (which includes the hamlet of Long Buckby Wharf) had a population of exactly 4,000. It is a part of the Daventry district. In the local elections of 2007 the Conservatives retained the seat but with a lesser majority than previous elections.
DistrictDaventry district
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP6267
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01327
Population4,000 (2001 Census)

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

Buckby ~ Buckby Long

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

Buckby, Long, par. and vil. with ry. sta., S. Northamptonshire, 5½ miles NE. of Daventry, 3900 ac., pop. 2543; P.O., T.O.

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