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Great Stukeley, Huntingdonshire

Historical Description

Stukeley, Great, a parish, with a scattered village, in Huntingdonshire, 2 miles NNW of Huntingdon, which is the nearest railway station. It has a post office under Huntingdon; money order and telegraph office, Huntingdon. Acreage, 2875; population, 393. There is a parish council consisting of seven members. The manor belongs to the Torkington family. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Ely; net value, £96 with residence. The church, which is a building of stone in the Early English style, has a massive tower of the 14th century. There is a Wesleyan chapel.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishStukeley St. Bartholomew 
HundredHurstingstone 
Poor Law unionHuntingdon 

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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 districtPE28
Post TownHuntingdon