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Winwick, Huntingdonshire

Historical Description

Winwick, a village and a parish in Huntingdonshire, 4½ miles SE by E of Barnwell station on the Northampton and Peterborough branch of the L. & N.W.R., and 6½ SE by S of Oundle. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Oundle. Area, 1780 acres; population, 286. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Ely; net value, £100 with residence. Patron, the Duke of Buccleuch. The church is an ancient building of stone in the Early English style, consisting of chancel, nave, aisles, S porch, S transept, and a western tower with spire 105 feet high. There is a Congregational 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 parishWinwick All Saints 
HundredLeightonstone 
Poor Law unionOundle 

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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DistrictHuntingdonshire
CountyCambridgeshire
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Postal districtPE28
Post TownHuntingdon