Place:Aldwincle, Northamptonshire, England

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NameAldwincle
Alt namesAldwinklesource: spelling variant
Aldwinkle-St. Petersource: ecclesiastical parish
Aldwinkle-All Saintssource: ecclesiastical parish
TypeVillage, Civil parish
Coordinates52.418°N 0.531°W
Located inNorthamptonshire, England
See alsoThrapston Rural, Northamptonshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1935
Oundle and Thrapston Rural, Northamptonshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1935-1974
East Northamptonshire District, Northamptonshire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Aldwincle is a village and civil parish in the eastern part of the county of Northamptonshire, England. It is on a bend of the River Nene, not far from Thrapston.

In 1879, the two ecclesiastical parishes of Aldwinkle All Saints and Aldwinkle St. Peter merged to become Aldwinkle All Saints with St. Peter. In 1971 after the parish church of the former was declared redundant.

The village rectory was the birthplace of the English poet, John Dryden and also the English Civil War figure Charles Fleetwood.

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