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Littleton, Middlesex

Historical Description

Littleton, a village and a parish on the Exe stream, Middlesex, near the river Thames, at the boundary with Surrey, opposite Chersey, 1 mile N from Shepperton station on the L. & S.W.R., and 4 miles SE of Staines railway station, with a post office under Shepperton (R.S.O.); money order and telegraph office, Shepperton. Acreage, 1038; population, 99. Littleton House is the chief residence. The living is a rectory in the diocese of London; net value, £272 with residence. The church is an ancient building of brick in the Early English style, and contains a brass of 1553 and some monuments.

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 CountyMiddlesex 
Ecclesiastical parishLittleton St. Mary Magdalene 
HundredSpelthorne 
Poor Law unionStaines 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Middlesex is online.