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Stow or Stowe (Market Deeping), Lincolnshire

Historical Description

Stow or Stowe, a parish in Lincolnshire, near Tallington station on the main line of the G.N.R., and 3 miles W by N of Market Deeping. Post town, Stamford; money order office, Market Deeping; telegraph office, Tallington (R.S.) Acreage, 419; population, 21. The manor, with most of the land, belongs to Lord Kesteven. The living is a vicarage, annexed to Barholme. There was formerly a church dedicated to St John the Baptist, but it was taken down in 1772 and has never been rebuilt.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Administration

The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyLincolnshire 
Ecclesiastical parishStowe St. John the Baptist 
Poor Law unionStamford 
WapentakeNess 

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