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Harringworth, Northamptonshire

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Harringworth, Northamptonshire

Harringworth is a village and civil parish in East Northamptonshire extremely close to the Northants-Rutland border. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 247 people. It lies on the southern bank of the River Welland; the area is dominated by a railway viaduct, the Welland Viaduct (known locally as "the Harringworth Viaduct") that crosses the Welland and its flood plain immediately to the west of the village.
DistrictEast Northamptonshire
Post townCorby
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP9197
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01572

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

Haringworth ~ Harinworth

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

Harringworth, par. and ry. sta., N. Northamptonshire, on river Wetland, 8 miles S. of Oakham, 3060 ac., pop. 364; P.O.

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