Notton

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Notton
Notton is located in West Yorkshire
Notton
Notton
Notton shown within West Yorkshire
Population 982 (2011)
Metropolitan borough
Metropolitan county
Region
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town WAKEFIELD
Postcode district WF4
Dialling code 01226 (Barnsley)
Police West Yorkshire
Fire West Yorkshire
Ambulance Yorkshire
EU Parliament Yorkshire and the Humber
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Yorkshire
53°36′47″N 1°28′27″W / 53.613004°N 1.474048°W / 53.613004; -1.474048Coordinates: 53°36′47″N 1°28′27″W / 53.613004°N 1.474048°W / 53.613004; -1.474048

Notton is a village and civil parish in the City of Wakefield in West Yorkshire, England. It has a population of 880,[1] increasing to 982 at the 2011 Census.[2] Until 1974 it was part of Wakefield Rural District.

In the Middle Ages the manor was held by the de Notton family, whose most notable member was William de Notton (died about 1365), Lord Chief Justice of Ireland.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Office for National Statistics : Census 2001 : Parish Headcounts : Wakefield Retrieved 11 September 2009
  2. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 2 March 2016. 

External links[edit]

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