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Woolley, Huntingdonshire

Historical Description

Woolley, a village and a parish in Huntingdonshire, 7 miles WNW of Huntingdon, and 5 N from Graffham station on the Huntingdon and Kettering branch of the M.R. Post town and telegraph office, Huntingdon; money order office, Alconbury. Acreage, 1148; population, 59. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely. The church is a building of rubble stone in the Early English style.

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 parishWoolley St. Mary 
HundredLeightonstone 
Poor Law unionHuntingdon 

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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