Place:Dodford, Northamptonshire, England

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NameDodford
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.235°N 1.108°W
Located inNorthamptonshire, England
See alsoFawsley Hundred, Northamptonshire, Englandhundred in which it was located
Daventry Rural, Northamptonshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1974
Daventry District, Northamptonshire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Dodford is a village in the county of Northamptonshire, England, within the Daventry District. The village is just north of the A45 road 1½ miles west of Weedon. The population of the civil parish at the 2011 UK census was 203.

The parish is 3½ miles east of Daventry and ten miles west of Northampton. It is also close to junction 16 of the M1 motorway. The parish consists of some 1,384 acres (560 hectares) and is bounded on the east by the A5 main road which is the old Roman road of Watling Street. Most of the village and parish sits astride the valley of an east-flowing stream which is a tributary of the River Nene.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Dodford, Northamptonshire.

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