Searching for "LOUND"

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    Place name County Entry Source
    LINCOLN Lincolnshire
    Lound, Scrooby, and Walkeringham; and the p. curacies of Austerfield, Bawtry, West Bnrton, Clarrborough-St. Saviour, Misterton, and West Stockwith Imperial
    Lound Nottinghamshire Lound .-- township and vil., Sutton cum Lound par., Notts, 3½ miles N. of East Eetford, pop. 354; P.O. Bartholomew
    Lound Suffolk Lound , par. and vil., Suffolk, 4½ miles NW. of Lowestoft, 1264 ac., pop. 440; P.O. Bartholomew
    Lound Lincolnshire Lound , Lincolnshire. See TOFT AND LOUND. Bartholomew
    LOUND Suffolk LOUND , a parish, with a village, in Mutford district, Suffolk; near the coast, 2½ miles NNE of Somerleyton r. station Imperial
    LOUND Lincolnshire LOUND , a hamlet in Witham-on-the-Hill parish, Lincoln; 2 miles SW of Bourn. Pop., with Toft hamlet, 205. Houses Imperial
    LOUND Nottinghamshire LOUND , a township, with a village, in Sutton-cum-Lound parish, Notts; adjacent to the river Idle, 3½ miles Imperial
    Manthorpe Lincolnshire township, Witham on the Hill par., Lincolnshire, 3 miles SW. of Bourn, ac. included in Toft and Lound, pop. 96. Bartholomew
    MUTFORD Suffolk Lound; and the sub-district of Gorleston, containing the parishes of Gorleston, Belton, Bradwell, Burgh-Castle, Fritton, and Hopton. Acres Imperial
    RETFORD (East) Nottinghamshire Lound, the townships of Barnby-Moor, Ranskill, Torworth, and South Leverton, and the hamlet of Chapelgate; and the sub-district Imperial
    SCROOBY Nottinghamshire Lound, in the diocese of Lincoln. The church is early English; and has a pinnacled tower, and a lofty spire Imperial
    Sutton Nottinghamshire Sutton , township, Sutton cum Lound par., Notts, 3 miles NW. of East Retford, pop. 372. Bartholomew
    Sutton cum Lound Nottinghamshire Sutton cum Lound , par., Notts, 3 miles NW. of East Retford, 4370 ac., pop. 726. Bartholomew
    SUTTON-CUM-LOUND Nottinghamshire LOUND , a parish, with two townships, in East Retford district, Notts; on the Great Northern railway, 3 miles NNW of East Imperial
    Toft and Lound Lincolnshire Lound , township, Witham on the Hill par., Lincolnshire, 2½ miles SW. of Bourn, 2060 ac. (including Manthorpe), pop. 168. Bartholomew
    WITHAM-ON-THE-HILL Lincolnshire Lound hamlets, and comprises 4,210 acres. Pop., 548. Houses, 115. The manor, with W. Hall, belongs to the Johnsons Imperial
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