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West Haddon, Northamptonshire

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West Haddon, Northamptonshire

West Haddon is a village in the Daventry district of the county of Northamptonshire, England about 11 miles north-west of Northampton and 7 miles east of Rugby and just off the A428 road which by-passes the village. The villages of West Haddon and Crick were by-passed by the A428 main road from Rugby to Northampton when the Daventry International Rail Freight Terminal (DIRFT) was built in 1996 near junction 18 of the M1 Motorway, 3 miles miles west of the village.
DistrictDaventry
Post townNORTHAMPTON
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP6371
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01788
Population1,200 (2001 Census)
 

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

Haddon ~ Haddon West

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

Haddon, West, par. and vil., S. Northamptonshire, 8 miles NE. of Daventry, 2900 ac., pop. 882; P.O., T.O.

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