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Earls Barton, Northamptonshire

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Earls Barton, Northamptonshire

Earls Barton is a village and civil parish in eastern Northamptonshire, notable for its Saxon church and shoe-making heritage. In The King's England: Northamptonshire, edited by Arthur Mee, it notes that: It was here when The Conqueror gave these lands to his niece the Countess Judith, and except for the clock and the battlements it looks today as it looked then...
DistrictWellingborough
Post townNorthampton
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP8563
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
Population5,353 (2001 census)
 

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

Barton Earls

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

Barton Earls, par., N. Northamptonshire, 3½ miles SW. of Wellingborough, 1760 ac., pop. 2337.

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