Carlton, Cambridgeshire

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Carlton
Church of St Peter - geograph.org.uk - 1158621.jpg
Church of St Peter
Carlton is located in Cambridgeshire
Carlton
Carlton
Carlton shown within Cambridgeshire
Population166 (2001)
OS grid referenceTL641531
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townNEWMARKET
Postcode districtCB8
Dialling code01223
PoliceCambridgeshire
FireCambridgeshire
AmbulanceEast of England
EU ParliamentEast of England
UK Parliament
Websitehttp://www.carlton-cambridgeshire.org.uk/
List of places
UK
England
Cambridgeshire
52°09′N 0°24′E / 52.15°N 0.40°E / 52.15; 0.40Coordinates: 52°09′N 0°24′E / 52.15°N 0.40°E / 52.15; 0.40

Carlton is a village near the eastern boundary of the county of Cambridgeshire in the east of England. It is in the civil district of South Cambridgeshire.

There are some pictures and a description of the church at the Cambridgeshire Churches website.[1]

Famous people[edit]

The most famous historical resident of Carlton was the scholar, diplomat, and author Sir Thomas Elyot. He died and was buried in Carlton in 1546.

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External links[edit]

Media related to Carlton, Cambridgeshire at Wikimedia Commons