Place:Theddingworth, Leicestershire, England

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NameTheddingworth
Alt namesDedigwordesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 163
Tedingeswordesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 163
Tediwordesource: Domesday Book (1985) p 163
Hoptonsource: hamlet in parish
TypeTownship, Parish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.467°N 1.017°W
Located inLeicestershire, England
See alsoGartree Hundred, Leicestershire, Englandhundred in which the parish was included
Market Harborough Rural, Leicestershire, Englandrural district, 1894 - 1974
Harborough District, Leicestershire, Englanddistrict municipality from 1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog
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Theddingworth is a village and civil parish in the Harborough District of southeast Leicestershire, England. The population of the civil parish at the 2011 census was 217. The parish includes the neighbouring hamlet of Hothorpe, which lies across the county boundary in Northamptonshire.

Theddingworth lies about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) west of Market Harborough on the road to Lutterworth. It is on the north bank of the River Welland, which forms the county border with Northamptonshire. The Grand Union Canal passes within a mile. There is a church and Congregational Chapel. Theddingworth railway station was a former stop on the Rugby to Market Harborough line.

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