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Twywell, Northamptonshire

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Twywell, Northamptonshire

Twywell is a village and civil parish in the English county of Northamptonshire. Located just to the north of the A14 road approximately three miles west of Thrapston, Twywell forms part of the district of East Northamptonshire.
DistrictEast Northamptonshire
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP9578
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Population179 (1991)

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

Teowelle ~ Tuiwella

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

Twywell, par. and ry. sta., Northamptonshire, 2½ miles W. of Thrapston, 1400 ac., pop. 501.

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