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Guilsborough, Northamptonshire

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Guilsborough, Northamptonshire

Guilsborough is a village and civil parish in the Daventry district of the county of Northamptonshire in England. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 660 people. It is at the centre of an area of rural villages between the towns of Northampton, Daventry, Rugby and Market Harborough. There is a secondary school, fire station, pub, a new village shop and a new doctor's surgery. The secondary school is on the edge of the village and takes children from 11 to 16.
DistrictDaventry
Post townNorthampton
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP6773
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01604
Population662
 

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

Borough Hill ~ Gildsborough ~ Goldsborough ~ Gisleburg

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

Guilsborough, par., township, and vil., in co. and 10 m. NW. of Northampton -- par., 3080 ac., pop. 728; township, pop. 517; P.O., T.O.; on an eminence in vicinity of vil. is the seat of Guilsborough Hall.

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