Tansor

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Tansor
The Church of St Mary the Virgin at Tansor - geograph.org.uk - 321353.jpg
The Church of St Mary the Virgin at Tansor
Tansor is located in Northamptonshire
Tansor
Tansor
Tansor shown within Northamptonshire
Population172 (2011)
OS grid referenceTL054910
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townPeterborough
Postcode districtPE8
Dialling code01832
PoliceNorthamptonshire
FireNorthamptonshire
AmbulanceEast Midlands
EU ParliamentEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
England
Northamptonshire
52°30′26″N 0°26′51″W / 52.5073°N 0.4476°W / 52.5073; -0.4476Coordinates: 52°30′26″N 0°26′51″W / 52.5073°N 0.4476°W / 52.5073; -0.4476

Tansor is a village and civil parish in the English county of Northamptonshire. Lying near the River Nene, three miles north-east of the town of Oundle and a mile from the village of Cotterstock, Tansor forms part of the district of East Northamptonshire. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 185 people,[1] reducing to 172 at the 2011 Census.[2] A notable son of Tansor was the naturalist and writer Horace William Wheelwright, born there in 1815. Attractions are limited; only a church, telephone and phone box and a village hall containing a playgroup.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Office for National Statistics: Tansor CP: Parish headcounts. Retrieved 24 November 2009
  2. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 10 July 2016.

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