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Shutlanger, Northamptonshire

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Shutlanger, Northamptonshire

Shutlanger is a small village and civil parish in south Northamptonshire, England. The village is 5 miles east of Towcester and 7 miles (11 km) south of Northampton. In 1881 Shutlanger parish's total population was 403. In 1901 it was 339 and by 1971 it had dropped to 233. At the time of the 2001 census, it was 270 people. There was a great medieval house here called the Monastery, but it was just a house and not a monastery in the normal sense.
DistrictSouth Northamptonshire
Post townTowcester
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP7249
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
Population270
 

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

Shuttlehanger

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

Shutlanger, township, Stoke Bruern par., Northamptonshire, 2½ miles NE. of Towcester, 2569 ac., pop. 403.

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