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Hanging Houghton, Northamptonshire

Historical Description

Hanging Houghton, a hamlet and township in Lamport parish, Northampton, 1 mile SW from Lamport village. Acreage, 1316; population, 112. There is an endowed school.

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 CountyNorthamptonshire 
Civil parishLamport 
HundredOr-Lingbury 
Poor Law unionBrixworth 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Church Records

Ancestry.co.uk, in association with the Northamptonshire Record Office, have images of the Parish Registers and Bishop's Transcripts for Northamptonshire online.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Hanging Houghton from the following:


Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Northamptonshire is available to browse.


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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DistrictDaventry
CountyNorthamptonshire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtNN6
Post TownNorthampton