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Hawksworth, Nottinghamshire

Historical Description

Hawksworth, a village and a parish in Notts, on an affluent of the river Trent, 3 miles N by E of Aslockton railway station, and 5 NE of Bingham. There is a post office under Nottingham; money order office, Flintham; telegraph office, Bingham. Acreage, 694; population, 147. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Southwell; net value, £200 with residence. The church is partly Early English, has a massive square tower, was repaired about 1844, and the chancel was rebuilt in 1851. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyNottinghamshire 
Ecclesiastical parishHawksworth St. Mary and All Saints 
Poor Law unionBingham 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Hawksworth from the following:

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Nottinghamshire is available to browse.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Nottinghamshire 1569 & 1614 is available on the Heraldry page.

RegionEast Midlands
Postal districtNG13
Post TownNottingham