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Graveley, Cambridgeshire

Historical Description

Graveley, a parish in Cambridgeshire, contiguous to Hunts, 3 miles SE from Offord station on the G.N.R., and 6 NE from St Neots. It has a post office under Huntingdon; money order and telegraph office, Offord D'Arcy. Acreage, 1582; population, 175. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely; gross value, £200 with residence. Patron, Jesus' College, Cambridge. The church is an ancient building, dedicated to St Botolph. There is a small Primitive Methodist chapel.

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 CountyCambridgeshire 
Ecclesiastical parishGraveley St. Botolph 
HundredPapworth 
Poor Law unionSt. Neots 

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


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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DistrictSouth Cambridgeshire
CountyCambridgeshire
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Postal districtPE19
Post TownSt. Neots