Ketton, Rutland, PE9 3SY
Date of visit: 21st May 2020
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Ketton is a village and civil parish in Rutland in the East Midlands of England. It is about 8 miles (13 km) east of Oakham and 3 miles (5 km) west of Stamford, Lincolnshire. The 2011 Census recorded a parish population of 1,926, making it the fourth largest settlement in Rutland, after Oakham, Uppingham and Cottesmore.
The village gives its name to Ketton stone, a limestone which is quarried locally and is used in many buildings in the village and elsewhere. Some areas of former quarrying are now a Site of Special Scientific Interest, maintained by Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust.
Listed Status Historic England Reference 1394065 listed 04/10/2010
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Location – Northing & Westing 52°38’04.4″N, 0°32’48.4″W
Location – Plus code: 9C4XJFM3+R7
Location – what3words: scribble.unlimited.tadpoles
Location – Grid Reference SK 98444 05080
Location – OS X & Y: 305080, 498444
Location – Latitude & Longitude: 52.634554, -0.546797
Location – UK Postcode:. PE9 3SY