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Kersall, Nottinghamshire

Historical Description

Kersall, a township in Kneesall parish, Notts, 5 miles SE of Ollerton, and 7 from Newark station on the G.N.R. and M.R. Post town, Kneesall; money order and telegraph office, Ollerton. Acreage, 669; population, 55. The manor is held by the Duke of Newcastle under the Duchy of Lancaster. There is a Primitive Methodist chapel.

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 
Civil parishKneesall 
Poor Law unionSouthwell 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Kersall from the following:

Land and Property

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


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Nottinghamshire 1569 & 1614 is available on the Heraldry page.

DistrictNewark and Sherwood
RegionEast Midlands
Postal districtNG22
Post TownNewark