Flawborough, a small village, a township, and a chapelry in Staunton parish, Notts, near the river Smite, 2¼ miles NNE of Eiton station on the G.N.R., and 6½ ENE of Bing-299, ham. Post. town, Nottingham; telegraph office, Staunton- I in-the-Vale.. Acreage, 981; population, 56. The Duke i of Newcastle is lord of the manor and sole landowner. A ' Roman station was here. The living is a perpetual curacy, annexed to the rectory of Staunton, in the diocese of South-well; joint net yearly value, £290 with residence. The church was rebuilt in'1840, and restored in 1893.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
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Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Flawborough from the following:
Land and Property
The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Nottinghamshire is available to browse.
Online maps of Flawborough are available from a number of sites:
- Bing (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- Google Streetview.
- National Library of Scotland. (Old maps)
- old-maps.co.uk (Old Ordnance Survey maps to buy).
- Streetmap.co.uk (Current Ordnance Survey maps).
- A Vision of Britain through Time. (Old maps)
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Nottinghamshire newspapers online:
- Nottingham Evening Post
- Nottinghamshire Guardian
- Nottingham Review and General Advertiser for the Midland Counties
- Nottingham Gazette, and Political, Literary, Agricultural & Commercial Register for the Midland Counties
The Visitation of Nottinghamshire 1569 & 1614 is available on the Heraldry page.