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Weston, Nottinghamshire

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Population  393 (2011)
Region  East Midlands
Sovereign state  United Kingdom
Shire county  Nottinghamshire
Dialling code  01636
OS grid reference  SK775679
Country  England
Post town  NEWARK
District  Newark and Sherwood
Weston, Nottinghamshire

Weston is a village in Nottinghamshire, England. It is located 10 miles south of Retford. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 312, increasing to 393 (and including Grassthorpe) at the 2011 Census. The parish church of All Saints is 13th century. At the south-east end of the village are three 16th century tenements built with cruck trusses.

Map of Weston, UK

In 1870–72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Weston like this: "WESTON, a parish, with a village, in Southwell district, Notts; on the Great Northern railway, 3 miles NNW of Carlton-on-Trent. Post town, Newark. Acres, 1,690. Real property, £2,745. Pop., 380. Houses, 85. The manor belongs to Earl Manvers. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lincoln. Value, £500. Patron, Earl Manvers. The church was recently repaired, and has a tower and spire. There are a Wesleyan chapeland an endowed school."

References

Weston, Nottinghamshire Wikipedia


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