Luddington-in-the-Brook (St. Andrew)

LUDDINGTON-in-the-Brook (St. Andrew), a parish, in the union of Oundle, partly in the hundred of Leightonstone, county of Huntingdon, but chiefly in that of Polebrook, N. division of the county of Northampton, 6 miles (S. E. by E.) from Oundle; containing 139 inhabitants. The parish comprises by admeasurement 1026 acres, of which 620 are in Northamptonshire. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £8. 8. 9., and in the gift of the family of Montagu: the tithes, with certain exceptions, were commuted for land in 1807; the glebe altogether contains 200 acres, valued at about £245 per annum.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, 7th edition, published in 1848.

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