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Old Weston, Huntingdonshire

Historical Description

Weston, Old, a parish, with a scattered village, in Huntingdonshire, 4½ miles N of Kimbolton station on the Kettering and Cambridge branch of the M.R. It has a post office under Huntingdon; money order office, Catworth; telegraph office, Kimbolton. Acreage, 2051; population, 245. The living is a curacy annexed to Brington. The church is an ancient edifice of stone in the Early English style, consisting of chancel, nave, aisles, S porch, and a western tower with an octagonal broach spire. 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 parishWeston St. Swithin 
HundredLeightonstone 
Poor Law unionThrapston 

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 districtPE28
Post TownHuntingdon