Thorpe Underwood, Northamptonshire

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Thorpe Underwood
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Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Northampton
Postcode district NN6
Dialling code 01536
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52°25′20″N0°50′59″W / 52.4222°N 0.8496°W / 52.4222; -0.8496 Coordinates: 52°25′20″N0°50′59″W / 52.4222°N 0.8496°W / 52.4222; -0.8496

Thorpe Underwood is a hamlet in the civil parish of Harrington, in the Kettering district, in the county of Northamptonshire, England. In 1870-72 it had a population of 22. [1] Thorpe Underwood was possibly a DMV. [2]

Civil parish Territorial designation and lowest tier of local government in England

In England, a civil parish is a type of administrative parish used for local government, they are a territorial designation which is the lowest tier of local government below districts and counties, or their combined form, the unitary authority. Civil parishes can trace their origin to the ancient system of ecclesiastical parishes which historically played a role in both civil and ecclesiastical administration; civil and religious parishes were formally split into two types in the 19th century and are now entirely separate. The unit was devised and rolled out across England in the 1860s.

Harrington, Northamptonshire village in the United Kingdom

Harrington is a village and civil parish in Northamptonshire, England, administered by Kettering Borough and Northamptonshire County councils. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 154 people, including Thorpe Underwood but reducing to 146 at the 2011 Census. The parish church of St. Peter and St. Paul is located north-east of the village itself.

Borough of Kettering Borough in England

Kettering is a local government district and borough in Northamptonshire, England. It is named after its main town Kettering where the council is based. It borders onto the district of Harborough in the neighbouring county of Leicestershire, the borough of Corby, the district of East Northamptonshire, the district of Daventry and the borough of Wellingborough.

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References

  1. "Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for THORPE-UNDERWOOD". Vision of Britain . Retrieved 5 July 2019.
  2. Historic England, "Thorpe Underwood poss DMV site (343939)", PastScape, retrieved 5 July 2019