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Little Stukeley, Huntingdonshire

Historical Description

Stukeley, Little, a parish, with a compact village, in Huntingdonshire, 3 miles NNW of Huntingdon station, and 3 from Abbots Ripton station on the G.N.R. It has a post and money order office under Huntingdon; telegraph office, Alconbury. Acreage, 1523; population, 264. There is a parish council consisting of five members. The manor belongs to the Duke of Manchester. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely; gross value, £160 with residence. Patron, the Duke of Manchester. The church is a very ancient building, and was probably erected about the close of the 14th century; it is chiefly in the Perpendicular style, and has a beautiful arch, in the N aisle, of pellet moulding believed to be unique.

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 parishLittle Stukeley St. Martin 
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