Place:Normanton on Soar, Nottinghamshire, England

NameNormanton on Soar
Alt namesNormantonsource: locally used name
Normanton upon Soarsource: alternate spelling
Normanton-upon-Soarsource: alternate spelling
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Located inNottinghamshire, England
See alsoRushcliffe Wapentake, Nottinghamshire, Englandwapentake in which the place was located
Leake Rural, Nottinghamshire, Englandrural district 1894-1935
Basford Rural, Nottinghamshire, Englandrural district 1935-1974
Rushcliffe District, Nottinghamshire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog

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Normanton on Soar, formerly known as Normanton-upon-Soar and known locally as Normanton, is a village and civil parish in the south of Nottinghamshire in England near the River Soar. This historic village is home to one of the last operating chain ferries in the country, the only lived in cruck building in Nottinghamshire and a 13th-century Grade I listed parish Church.

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