Hawksworth shown within Nottinghamshire
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Hawksworth is a village in Nottinghamshire, England. It is located 10 miles south of Newark-on-Trent. According to the 2001 census it had a population of 127. The Church of St. Mary and All Saints, Hawksworth is Norman, with an elaborate tympanum, but was almost completely rebuilt in the 19th century. There is a Saxon cross shaft.
The name "Hawksworth" derives from the old English "worth" to mean farm and the owner of aforementioned original farm, Hawk. It is mentioned twice in the Domesday Book  with a taxable value in total of 1.7 geld units.
- "Area: Hawksworth CP (Parish)"
- Pevsner, Nikolaus. 1979. The Buildings of England:Nottinghamshire. pp 139-140. Harmondsworth, Middx. Penguin.
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