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Screveton, Nottinghamshire

Historical Description

Screveton, a parish, with a village, in Notts, 4 miles from Bingham station on the G.N.R. Post town, Bingham; money order office, Flintham; telegraph office, East Bridgford. Acreage, 1152; population, 172. The manor belongs partly to Earl Manvers. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Southwell; gross value, £150 with residence. The church is good, and has chancel, nave, aisles, a tower, and beautiful font (Norman Transition). Dr Thoroton the antiquary was a native.

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 parishScreveton St. Winifred 
Poor Law unionBingham 
WapentakeBingham 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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


Maps

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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.

DistrictRushcliffe
CountyNottinghamshire
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtNG13
Post TownNottingham