Place:Long Buckby, Northamptonshire, England

NameLong Buckby
Alt namesLong Buckby Wharfsource: hamlet in parish
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.298°N 1.092°W
Located inNorthamptonshire, England
See alsoDaventry Rural, Northamptonshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1974
Daventry District, Northamptonshire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
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source: Family History Library Catalog
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Long Buckby is a (very) large village and civil parish in the Daventry District in Northamptonshire, England, midway between Northampton and Rugby. In the 2011 UK census the parish of Long Buckby (which includes the hamlet of Long Buckby Wharf) had a population of exactly 4,000.

The village once had a thriving shoemaking industry but is now mainly a residential village.

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