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Denford, Berkshire

Historical Description

Denford, a chapelry in Kintbury parish, Berks, 1½ mile ENE of Hungerford. Post town, Hungerford. Population, 122. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Oxford; net yearly value, £65. The church, erected in 1833, is a building of stone in the Decorated and Perpendicular styles.

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

Church Records

The register dates from the year 1832.


Churches

Church of England

Holy Trinity (parish church)

Holy Trinity church, which adjoins Denford House, was erected and endowed by the late G. C. Cherry esq. in 1832, and is an edifice of stone in the Decorated and Perpendicular styles, consisting of nave, south porch and a richly carved and embattled eastern tower, with pinnacles and spirelets, containing one bell: there are 75 sittings.


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Denford from the following:


Land and Property

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


Maps

Online maps of Denford are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitations of Berkshire 1532, 1566, and 1665-6 is available online.

CountyWest Berkshire