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Yelling, Huntingdonshire

Historical Description

Yelling, a parish, with a village, in Huntingdonshire, 4 miles SE from Offord station on the G.N.R., and 7½ S from Huntingdon, with a post and money order office under Huntingdon; telegraph office, Offord D'Arcy. Acreage, 1848; population, 316. There is a parish council consisting of seven members. There is a chalybeate spring. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely; net value, £180 with residence. Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The church is a building of stone and cobble in the Norman style. There is a Baptist chapel. H. Venn was rector.

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 parishYelling Holy Cross 
Poor Law unionCaxton and Arrington 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Yelling from the following:

Land and Property

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

Postal districtPE19
Post TownSt. Neots