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Lamport, Northamptonshire

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Lamport, Northamptonshire

Lamport is a village and civil parish in the Daventry district of the county of Northamptonshire, England. The village is on the A508, about 8 miles south of Market Harborough and 8 miles north of Northampton. Nearby is Lamport Hall. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 207 people. Between 1859 and 1960, the village was served by Lamport railway station just north of the village running trains south to Northampton and north to Market Harborough.
DistrictDaventry
Post townNorthampton
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP7574
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
Population207
 

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

Langeport

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

Lamport.-- par., township, and vil. with ry. sta., in co. and 10 miles N. of Northampton--par., 1440 ac., pop. 289; township, pop. 165; P.O.; in vicinity of vil. is the seat of Lamport Hall.

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