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Tansor, Northamptonshire

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Tansor, Northamptonshire

Tansor is a village and civil parish in the English county of Northamptonshire. Lying near the River Nene, three miles north-east of the town of Oundle, Tansor forms part of the district of East Northamptonshire. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 185 people. A notable son of Tansor was the naturalist and writer Horace William Wheelwright, born there in 1815.
DistrictEast Northamptonshire
Post townPeterborough
Administrative CountyNorthamptonshire
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridTL0591
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthamptonshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01832
Population185
 

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

Tanesovre

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

Tansor, par., Northamptonshire, on river Nen, 2 miles NE. of Oundle, 2050 ac., pop. 252.

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