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
Population 166 (2001)
OS grid reference TL641531
District
Shire county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NEWMARKET
Postcode district CB8
Dialling code 01223
Police Cambridgeshire
Fire Cambridgeshire
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
UK Parliament
Website http://www.carlton-cambridgeshire.org.uk/
List of places
UK
England
Cambridgeshire
Coordinates: 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.

References[edit]

  1. ^ The church's page at the Cambridgeshire Churches website

External links[edit]

Media related to Carlton, Cambridgeshire at Wikimedia Commons