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Moorgate, Nottinghamshire

Historical Description

Moorgate, a hamlet in Clarborough parish, Notts, on the Chesterfield Canal, suburban to East Retford, and half a mile from Retford station on the G.N.R. and M.S. & L.R. There is a chapel of ease to Clarborough in the Gothic style.

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 
Civil parishClareborough 
Poor Law unionEast Retford 
WapentakeBassetlaw 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Moorgate from the following:


Land and Property

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


Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Nottinghamshire newspapers online:


Visitations Heraldic

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