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Shangton, Leicestershire

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Shangton, Leicestershire

Shangton is a parish and small village near Tur Langton in Leicestershire, England, and part of Harborough District.
DistrictHarborough
Post townLEICESTER
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSP7196
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population(2001 Census)
 

Other names by which Shangton, Leicestershire has been known in the past

Sanctone ~ Santone

Shangton, Leicestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Shangton, par., Leicestershire, 5½ miles N. of Market Harborough, 1590 ac., pop. 74.

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