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Alwalton, Cambridgeshire

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Alwalton, Cambridgeshire

Alwalton is a village in Huntingdonshire (now part of Cambridgeshire) in the United Kingdom, five miles (8 km) to the west of the city of Peterborough. The village lies north west of Yaxley, overlooking the southern bank of the River Nene and close to the line of Ermine Street or the A1 road. Alwalton is a conservation area with a number of listed buildings, the most important of which are the Norman Church of St Andrew's and the Elizabethan Manor House.
DistrictHuntingdonshire
Post townPeterborough
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyHuntingdonshire
OS GridTL1395
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
 

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

Alwoltune

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

Alwalton, par. and seat, Huntingdonshire, on river Nen, 4 m. SW. of Peterborough, 1040 ac., pop. 318; P.O.

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