Yardley Hastings  Northamptonshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Yardley Hastings like this:

YARDLEY-HASTINGS, a parish, with a village, in Hardingstone district, Northamptonshire; 3¼ miles S of Castle-Ashby r. station, and 8 ESE of Northampton. It has a post-office under Northampton, and a fair on Whit-Monday. Acres, 3,510. Real property, £3,323. Pop., 1,152. Houses, 256. The manor belongs to the Marquis of Northampton. The living is a rectory, united with part of Denton, in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £400.* Patron, the Marquis of Northampton. The church is partly Norman, partly early English. There are an Independent chapel and a national school.

Yardley Hastings through time

Yardley Hastings is now part of South Northamptonshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how South Northamptonshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Yardley Hastings itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Yardley Hastings in South Northamptonshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 25th April 2024

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