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Newton and Biggin, Warwickshire

Historical Description

Newton and Biggin, a township in Clifton-on-Dunsmore parish, Warwickshire, 1½ mile N of Clifton village. It has a post office called Newton, under Rugby; money order office, Rugby; telegraph office, Clifton. Acreage, 1069; population, 220. Cave, the friend of Dr Johnson, and the originator of the Gentleman's Magazine, was a native.

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

Land and Property

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

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Warwickshire papers online:

Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Warwickshire 1619 is available on the Heraldry page.