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Rempstone, Nottinghamshire

Historical Description

Rempstone, a village and a parish in Notts. The village stands near the boundary with Leicestershire, 3¼ miles NE of Loughborough railway station, and 10 from Nottingham. It has a post and telegraph office under Loughborough; money order office, Wymeswold. The parish comprises 1579 acres; population, 302. There is a parish council consisting of seven members. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Southwell; net value, £250 with residence. Patron, the Master of Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge. The church is an exceedingly plain building dating from 1771. There are also General Baptist and Wesleyan 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 parishRempstone All Saints 
Poor Law unionLoughborough 
WapentakeRushcliffe 

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Maps

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Visitations Heraldic

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DistrictRushcliffe
CountyNottinghamshire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtLE12
Post TownLoughborough