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Chelveston, Northamptonshire

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Chelveston, Northamptonshire

Chelveston is a small village in Northamptonshire, England forming part of the East Northamptonshire district. It is about 2 miles east of Higham Ferrers and 7 miles east of Wellingborough on the B645 (former A45 road from Higham Ferrers to St Neots. To the south is the hamlet of Caldecott and the settlement of Chelston Rise which together comprise the civil parish of Chelveston cum Caldecott.
DistrictEast Northamptonshire
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridSP9969
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01933
Population541 (2001)

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

Chelveston Cum Caldecot ~ Celuestone

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

Chelveston cum Caldecot, par., N. Northamptonshire, 6½ miles S. of Thrapston, 1730 ac., pop. 423.

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