Harlaxton, Lincolnshire, NG32 1JD
Date of visit: 7th Jan 2022
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Harlaxton is a village and civil parish in the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire, England. It lies on the edge of the Vale of Belvoir and just off the A607, 2 miles (3 km) south-west from Grantham and 12 miles (19 km) north-east from Melton Mowbray.
The village is mentioned in the 1086 Domesday Book as “Herlavestune”. The name derives from the Old English Herelaf+tun, meaning “estate or farm of Herelaf”. In 1740 a burial urn was uncovered in the village containing Roman coins. The history of Harlaxton village is tied to that of Harlaxton Manor.
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Northing & Westing 52°53’02.7″N, 0°41’13.6″W
Plus code: 9C4XV8M7+J5
Grid Reference SK 88441 32655
OS X & Y: 332655, 488441
Latitude & Longitude: 52.884096, -0.68712
UK Postcode: NG32 1JD
District: South Kesteven District
Parish: Harlaxton CP
Ward: Forest Ward
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