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Needingworth, Huntingdonshire

Historical Description

Needingworth, a village in Holywell parish, Huntingdonshire, 2 miles ENE of St Ives. It is neatly built, and has a post office under St Ives; money order and telegraph office, St Ives. There are a large Baptist chapel, built in 1861, and a Wesleyan chapel, erected in 1888. Sir Ambrose Nicholas, lord mayor of London in 1576, was a native.

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 CountyHuntingdonshire 
Civil parishHolywell 
HundredHurstingstone 
Poor Law unionSt. Ives 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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

DistrictHuntingdonshire
CountyCambridgeshire
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Postal districtPE27
Post TownSt. Ives