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Water Newton, Cambridgeshire

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Water Newton, Cambridgeshire

Water Newton is a village on the northern border of the English county of Cambridgeshire. It is in the district (and former county) of Huntingdonshire between the River Nene and the A1 trunk road. The opposite bank of the river is administered as part of the City of Peterborough which is some five miles to the east.
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyHuntingdonshire
OS GridTL1097
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire

Other names by which Water Newton, Cambridgeshire has been known in the past

Newton ~ Newton Water ~ Water Neuton

Water Newton, Cambridgeshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Newton, Water, par., Huntingdonshire, 7 miles SW. of Peterborough, 863 ac., pop. 116; P.O.

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