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Wadley, Berkshire

Historical Description

Wadley, a hamlet in the civil parish of Faringdon and the ecclesiastical parish of Littleworth, in Berks, 1 mile S of Littleworth village. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Faringdon. Wadley House is a fine ancient mansion of stone.

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 CountyBerkshire 
Civil parishFarringdon 
HundredFarringdon 
Poor Law unionFarringdon 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Wadley from the following:


Land and Property

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


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

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

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