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Coddington, Nottinghamshire

Historical Description

Coddington, a village and a parish in Notts, near the G.N.R., half a mile E of Newark, with a post and telegraph office under Newark; money order office, Newark. Acreage, 1970; population, 553. The Duke of Newcastle is lord of the manor. Coddington House and Goddington Hall are chief residences. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Southwell; net value, £304 with residence. Patron, the Bishop of Southwell. The church was rebuilt in 1866. There are a Wesleyan chapel, a village library and reading-room for working men, national and Wesleyan schools, and Birche's Charity, left in 1738, producing about £90 per annum, which is applied mainly in supporting the schools.

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 CountyNottinghamshire 
Ecclesiastical parishCoddington All Saints 
Poor Law unionNewark 

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Visitations Heraldic

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DistrictNewark and Sherwood
RegionEast Midlands
Postal districtNG24
Post TownNewark