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Pitsford, Northamptonshire

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Pitsford, Northamptonshire

Pitsford is a village and civil parish in the Daventry District of the non-metropolitan county of Northamptonshire in the United Kingdom. According to 2001 census, the parish's population was 636 people. There is one pub, The Griffin, situated in the high street, which is a listed building. Pitsford Water, which is used for fishing and sailing as well as storing water for the local area, is north-west of the village, but only part of it lies within the parish.
Post townNorthampton
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP7568
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 Pitsford, Northamptonshire has been known in the past

Pisford ~ Pidesford ~ Pitesford

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

Pitsford, par. and vil. with ry. sta. (Pitsford and Brampton), Northamptonshire - par., 2700 ac., pop. 559; vil., 5 miles N. of Northampton; P.O.; near the vil. are Pitsford Hall, seat, and an ancient camp and tumulus.

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