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The Location -   along side the River Trent in the Isle of Axholme.
The Doomsday Book (1086) referred to the village as "Ostone"

Other names - for the village include Ouston.

The name - can be translated to 'farmstead, village to the east (of Haxey)'.

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History - The Name, Origins, Directory Entries, Population
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