Place:Rockingham, Northamptonshire, England

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NameRockingham
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates52.5117°N 0.7269°W
Located inNorthamptonshire, England
See alsoGretton Rural, Northamptonshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1935
Kettering Rural, Northamptonshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1935-1974
Corby District, Northamptonshire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
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Rockingham is a village and civil parish in the Borough of Corby in Northamptonshire, England. It is just north of Corby, close by the border with Leicestershire and Rutland, near to Great Easton and Caldecott. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 115 people.

The village is the site of Rockingham Castle and gives its name to Rockingham Forest and the title Marquess of Rockingham.

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