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Edwalton or Edwalstone, Nottinghamshire

Historical Description

Edwalton or Edwalstone (Edwald½s Town), a village and a parish in Notts, 3½ miles SSE of Nottingham, with a station on the M.R., and a post office under Nottingham; money order and telegraph office, Trent Bridge. Acreage, 831; population, 234. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Southwell; net value, £74. The church is said to have been built by one of the murderers of St Thomas a Becket, and was restored in 1894.

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 parishEdwalton Holy Rood 
Poor Law unionBingham 

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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