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Achurch, Northamptonshire

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Achurch, Northamptonshire

Achurch (formerly Asenciran sometimes Thorpe Achurch) is a village in Northamptonshire, England. It was called Asechirce in the Domesday Book. It is part of the civil parish of Lilford-cum-Wigsthorpe and Thorpe Achurch and the district of East Northamptonshire. It has lent its name to people's surnames who are believed to have originated from the village. The parish includes the Grade 1 listed home of Lilford Hall.
DistrictEast Northamptonshire
Post townPETERBOROUGH
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridTL0282
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
 

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

Asechirce

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