Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for BROADWATER

BROADWATER, a hundred in Herts. It lies around Bennington and Dutchworth; and contains twenty-two parishes. Acres, 59,511. Pop., 18,800. Houses, 3,777.

(John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72))

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Feature Description: "a hundred"   (ADL Feature Type: "countries, 3rd order divisions")
Administrative units: Hertfordshire AncC
Place: Broadwater

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