Brampton Ash

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Brampton Ash
Brampton Ash is located in Northamptonshire
Brampton Ash
Brampton Ash
Location within Northamptonshire
OS grid referenceSP7887
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townMarket Harborough
Postcode districtLE16
Dialling code01858
PoliceNorthamptonshire
FireNorthamptonshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
EU ParliamentEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Northamptonshire
52°28′47″N 0°50′42″W / 52.4798°N 0.8449°W / 52.4798; -0.8449Coordinates: 52°28′47″N 0°50′42″W / 52.4798°N 0.8449°W / 52.4798; -0.8449

Brampton Ash is a civil parish and village in Northamptonshire, England.[1][2] It lies in the extreme north-west of Northamptonshire and the nearest urban settlements are the nearby towns of Corby, Kettering, Desborough and Market Harborough. Running past the north of the village is the A427 road which connects Market Harborough to Oundle. At the 2011 census the population of the village was included in the civil parish of Stoke Albany.

Within Brampton Ash are the remains of a stone quarry. The church of St. Mary the Virgin is the main feature of the village. It is floodlit at night and can be seen for miles around the Welland valley. Brampton Ash is in the Borough of Kettering.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
180179—    
1831100+26.6%
1841104+4.0%
1851101−2.9%
1861107+5.9%
1871153+43.0%
1881120−21.6%
1891140+16.7%
1901112−20.0%
1911130+16.1%
1921122−6.2%
1931130+6.6%
1951173+33.1%
1961142−17.9%
1971140−1.4%
1981160+14.3%
199166−58.8%

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ordnance Survey: Landranger map sheet 141 Kettering & Corby (Market Harborough & Stamford) (Map). Ordnance Survey. 2014. ISBN 9780319229866.
  2. ^ "Ordnance Survey: 1:50,000 Scale Gazetteer" (csv (download)). www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk. Ordnance Survey. 1 January 2016. Retrieved 30 January 2016.


External links[edit]

Media related to Brampton Ash at Wikimedia Commons