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Cogenhoe, Northamptonshire

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Cogenhoe, Northamptonshire

Cogenhoe /ˈkʊknoʊ/ is a village in South Northamptonshire, England. The civil parish of Cogenhoe and Whiston had a population at the 2001 census of 1,439 (the 2010 estimated population is 1,523 - Cogenhoe 1,312; Whiston 211). The village of Cogenhoe (pronounced Cook-know) overlooks the valley of the River Nene and is some five miles (8 km) east of the county town, Northampton. Cogenhoe is situated on high ground overlooking the Nene Valley.
DistrictSouth Northamptonshire
Post townNORTHAMPTON
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP8260
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
Population1,439 (2001)
 

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

Cooknoc ~ Cooknoe

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

Cogenhoe, par., in co. and 5½ miles E. of Northampton, on river Nen, 960 ac., pop. 349.

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