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Sibthorpe, Nottinghamshire

Historical Description

Sibthorpe, a small village and a parish in Notts, 4 miles N of Aslockton station on the G.N.R., and 6½ SSW of Newark. Post town and telegraph office, Elston; money order office, Flintham. Acreage, 951; population, 106. The manor belongs to the Duke of Portland. The living is a donative in the diocese of Southwell; net value, £20. Patron, the Duke of Portland. The church is ancient but good, is in the Early English style, and consists of chancel, nave, aisles, and a western tower. There is a portable wooden Wesleyan chapel. Archbishop Seeker was a native.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishSibthorpe St. Peter 
Poor Law unionBingham 

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Land and Property

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RegionEast Midlands
Postal districtNG23
Post TownNewark