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Stibbington cum Sibgon, Huntingdonshire

Historical Description

Stibbington-cum-Sibgon, a village and a parish in Huntingdonshire, on the river Nen, around Wansford station on the Northampton and Peterborough branch of the L. & N.W.R., 8½ miles W of Peterborough. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Wansford. Acreage, 1542; population, 480. There is a parish council consisting of seven members and a chairman. The manor belongs to the Duke of Bedford. Stibbington Hall is an ancient mansion of stone standing amidst pleasant grounds. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely; net value, £340 with residence. Patron, the Duke of Bedford. The church is a small but ancient building of stone in the Norman and Early English styles.

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 CountyHuntingdonshire 
Ecclesiastical parishStibbington St. John the Baptist 
Poor Law unionStamford 

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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