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Swineshead, Huntingdonshire

Historical Description

Swineshead, a parish in Hunts, 3 miles SW of Kimbolton railway station. Post town, Kimbolton, under St Neots. The manor belongs to the Duke of Manchester. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely; net value, £95 with residence. Patron, the Duke of Manchester. The church is good, and has a spire.

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 parishSwineshead St. Nicholas 
HundredLeightonstone 
Poor Law unionSt. Neots 

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.