Place:Quinton, Northamptonshire, England

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NameQuinton
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.179°N 0.875°W
Located inNorthamptonshire, England
See alsoHardingstone Rural, Northamptonshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1935
Northampton Rural, Northamptonshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1935-1974
South Northamptonshire District, Northamptonshire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog
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Quinton is a village and civil parish in the South Northamptonshire District of Northamptonshire, England. It is about 5 miles (8.0 km) south of Northampton town centre along the road from Wootton to Hanslope, near Salcey Forest.

The parish borders the parishes of Wootton, Hackleton, Hartwell, Ashton by Roade, Roade, and Courteenhall.

The 2001 UK census showed a population of 194 people in 72 dwellings. The 2010 population figure was estimated at 214.

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These two maps show the boundaries of the individual civil parishes in the county in 1900 and in 1944. Comparing the two on a local level allows one to understand the alterations (should there be any) which occurred during the interim period which are noted in the text above.

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