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Stanton on the Wolds, Nottinghamshire

Historical Description

Stanton-on-the-Wolds, a small village and a parish in Notts, 7½ miles SSE of Nottingham, and about 1 mile from Widmerpool station on the M.R. Post town, Nottingham; money order office, Keyworth; telegraph office, Widmerpool (R.S.) Acreage, 1406; population, 112. The manor belongs to the Robertson family. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Southwell; gross value, £90 with residence. The church is a very small building, and was thoroughly restored in 1889.

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 parishStanton-On-The-Wolds All Saints 
Poor Law unionBingham 
WapentakeRushcliffe 

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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