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Hardingstone, Northamptonshire

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Hardingstone, Northamptonshire

Hardingstone is a village in Northamptonshire, England. It is on the southern edge of Northampton, and now forms a suburb of the town within the Northampton Borough Council area. It is about 3 miles from the town centre. The Newport Pagnell road separates the village from the nearby village of Wootton, which has also been absorbed into the urban area.
DistrictNorthampton
Post townNorthampton
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP7657
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
Population2,015
 

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

Hardinston ~ Hardingestone ~ Hardingestorp

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

Hardingstone, par. and local government dist., in co. and 2 miles SE. of Northampton -- par., 3060 ac., pop. 2618; local govt. dist. (comprising those parts of Dallington, Duston, and Hardingstone pars, which are within the parl. limits of Northampton), 437 ac., pop. 4866; P.O.; at H. Fields a battle was fought (1459) between the Earl of Warwick and Henry VI.

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