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Wilbarston, Northamptonshire

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Wilbarston, Northamptonshire

Wilbarston is a village and civil parish in the English county of Northamptonshire in the Welland valley. It is administered as part of the borough of Kettering and is five miles east of the Leicestershire town of Market Harborough, via the A427. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 767 people. It has no secondary schools, but one primary school - Wilbarston C of E Primary School - that dates back to 1845.
DistrictKettering
Post townMarket Harborough
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP8188
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01536
Population767
 

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

Wilberdestone ~ Wilbertestone

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

Wilbarston, par. and vil., Northamptonshire - par., 2800 ac., pop. 598; vil., 6 miles E. of Market Harborough; P.O.

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