Weston by Welland

Weston by Welland is a village and civil parish in the north of the English county of Northamptonshire administered as part of North Northamptonshire. As its name suggests, it is near to the River Welland that, thereabouts, forms the boundary with the county of Leicestershire. The Wheel & Compass pub stands on the village's outskirts. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 141 people,[1] including Sutton Bassett and increasing to 246 at the 2011 Census.[2]

Weston by Welland
Church of St Mary the Virgin, Weston by Welland - geograph.org.uk - 232545.jpg
Church of St Mary the Virgin at Weston by Welland photographed in September 2006
Weston by Welland is located in Northamptonshire
Weston by Welland
Weston by Welland
Location within Northamptonshire
Population246 (2011)
OS grid referenceSP7791
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townMarket Harborough
Postcode districtLE16
Dialling code01858
AmbulanceEast Midlands
UK Parliament
List of places
52°30′57″N 0°51′34″W / 52.5159°N 0.8594°W / 52.5159; -0.8594Coordinates: 52°30′57″N 0°51′34″W / 52.5159°N 0.8594°W / 52.5159; -0.8594

The village's name means 'Western farm/settlement by the River Welland'.[3]


  1. ^ Office for National Statistics: Weston by Welland CP: Parish headcounts. Retrieved 30 November 2009
  2. ^ "Civil Parish population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 10 July 2016.
  3. ^ http://kepn.nottingham.ac.uk/map/place/Northamptonshire/Weston%20by%20Welland

External linksEdit

  Media related to Weston by Welland at Wikimedia Commons