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Papworth Everard, Cambridgeshire

Historical Description

Papworth Everard, a parish in Cambridgeshire, on the borders of Huntingdonshire, 3 miles NNW of Caxton, and 6 SE of Huntingdon station on the main line of the G.N.R. It has a post office under St Ives; money order and telegraph office, Caxton. Acreage, 1139; population, 13 4. Papworth Hall is a mansion in the Classic style standing in pleasure grounds of about 10 acres. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely; net value, £154 with residence. Patron, Trinity College, Cambridge. The church is a building of flint and stone in the Perpendicular style, consisting of chancel, nave, N porch, and an embattled tower and spire.

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 CountyCambridgeshire 
Ecclesiastical parishPapworth St. Everard St. Peter 
Poor Law unionCaxton and Arrington 

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

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Visitations Heraldic

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DistrictSouth Cambridgeshire
Postal districtCB23
Post TownCambridge