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Hollowell, Northamptonshire

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Hollowell, Northamptonshire

Hollowell 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, including the nearby hamlet of Teeton, was 353 people. The village was originally a hamlet of Guilsborough, becoming a separate parish from 1850. Hollowell is mentioned in the Doomsday Survey of 1086 as belonging the Bishop of Lincoln having "... 4 villeins with 1 bordar having 1 plough. It was, and is worth, 10 schillings.
Post townNorthampton
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP6871
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01604

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

Holywell ~ Holewelle

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

Hollowell, or Holywell, township and hamlet, Guilsborough par., S. Northamptonshire, on affluent of river Nen, 3 miles W. of Brixworth, pop. 211.

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