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Wood Walton, Huntingdonshire

Historical Description

Wood Walton, a village and a parish in Huntingdonshire, 1½ mile N from Abbots Ripton station on the G.N.R., and 9 NNE of Huntingdon. Post town, Sawtry, under Peterborough; money order and telegraph office, Sawtry. Acreage, 3898; population, 347. There is a parish council consisting of seven members. The manor belongs to the Hussey family. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely; net value, £348 with residence. The church is in the Early English style, consisting of chancel, nave, aisles, S porch, and an embattled western tower. It was rebuilt in 1859.

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 parishWalton Wood St. Andrew 
Poor Law unionHuntingdon 

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Postal districtPE28
Post TownHuntingdon