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Watnall Cantelupe and Watnall Chaworth, Nottinghamshire

Historical Description

Watnall Cantelupe and Watnall Chaworth form a village in Greasley parish, Notts, 6 miles NW of Nottingham. It has a station on the M.R. and a post office under Nottingham, both of the name of Watnall; money order and telegraph office, Kimberley. There is a Wesleyan chapel, and there are collieries in the neighbourhood.

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


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

Ancient CountyNottinghamshire 
Civil parishGreasley 
Poor Law unionBasford 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Watnall Cantelupe and Watnall Chaworth from the following:

Land and Property

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Nottinghamshire 1569 & 1614 is available on the Heraldry page.