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Shudycamps, Cambridgeshire

Historical Description

Shudycamps, a parish, with a village, in Cambridgeshire, on the borders of Suffolk, 2½ miles E from Bartlow station on the Cambridge and Melford branch of the G.E.R., and 3½ SW from Haverhill. Post town, Linton, under Cambridge; money order and telegraph office, Haverhill. Acreage, 2362; population, 369. Shudy Camps Park is a mansion of red brick standing in a park of about 95 acres. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Ely; net value, £115 with residence. Patron, Trinity College, Cambridge. The church is an ancient building of rubble in the Perpendicular style, said to date from the 11th century.

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 CountyCambridgeshire 
Ecclesiastical parishShudy-Camps St. Mary 
HundredChilford 
Poor Law unionLinton 

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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
CountyCambridgeshire
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Postal districtCB21
Post TownCambridge