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Warboys or Warbois, Huntingdonshire

Historical Description

Warboys or Warbois, a village and a parish in Hunts. The village stands 3½ miles S by E of Ramsey, where there are stations on the G.N.R. and G.E.R., and has a post, money order, and telegraph office under Huntingdon. The parish comprises 8435 acres; population, 1661. There is a parish council consisting of five members. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely; net value, £421 with residence. The church is a large and handsome building of stone in the Early English style, consisting of chancel and nave, and a tower with spire. There is a Baptist 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 parishWarboys St. Mary Magdalene 
HundredHurstingstone 
Poor Law unionSt. Ives 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.


Directories & Gazetteers

Transcript of the description for Warboys from Pigot & Co. Directory of Huntingdonshire, 1839

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Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Huntindonshire is available to browse.