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Egmanton, Nottinghamshire

Historical Description

Egmanton, a village and a parish in Notts, 2 miles SW of Tuxford railway station, and 5 ENE of Ollerton. Post town, Newark; money order and telegraph office, Tuxford. Acreage, 2217; population, 231. The manor was given by Henry I. to Nigel d'Albini. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Southwell; net value, £200 with residence. Pa- tron, the Duke of Newcastle. The church is an edifice of the Perpendicular date, but very dilapidated. There are Wes-leyan and Primitive Methodist chapels.

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 CountyNottinghamshire 
Ecclesiastical parishEgmanton St. Mary 
Poor Law unionSouthwell 
WapentakeBassetlaw 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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


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Visitations Heraldic

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DistrictNewark and Sherwood
CountyNottinghamshire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtNG22
Post TownNewark