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Wentworth, Cambridgeshire

Historical Description

Wentworth or Wingford, a parish in Cambridgeshire, 1½ mile from Wilburton station on the G.E.R., and 4½ miles W by S of Ely. Post town, Ely. Acreage, 1369; population, 140. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely; net value, £3W. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Ely. The church is partly Norman, chiefly Early English.

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 
HundredSouth Witchford 
Poor Law unionEly 

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

Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Wentworth from the following:

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Wentworth are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitations of Cambridgeshire 1575 and 1619 is available online.

DistrictEast Cambridgeshire
Postal districtCB6
Post TownEly