Searching for "KINGTON LANGLEY"

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    Place name County Entry Source
    CHIPPENHAM Wiltshire Langley-Burrell, and Harden. huish parishes, and the extra-p. tract of Pewsham. Real property in 1860, £17, 639. Direct taxes in 1857, £5, 119. Electors in 186, 407. Pop. of the m. borough in 1841, 1,875; in 186, 1, 603. Houses, 300. Pop. of the p. borough in 184, 6, 606; in 1861, , 075. Houses, , 345. john Scott, the author of the " Christian Life, " and Lodowick Muggleton, the founder of the sect of Muggletonians, were natives. Charities, £236. The parish includes Allington, Nethermore, Stanley, and Studley tythings, and Tytherton-Lucas chapelry. Acres, 9, 100. Real Imperial
    GLOUCESTER and BRISTOL Gloucestershire
    Somerset
    Wiltshire
    Kington, Langley-Burrell, Leigh-Delamere, Littleton-Drew, Nettleton, North Wraxall, and Yatton-Keynell; the vicarages of Alderton, Chippenham, Colerne, Corsham Imperial
    Kington Langley Wiltshire Kington Langley , township and vil., St Michael Kington par., in NW. of Wilts, 2½ miles N. of Chippenham sta., pop. 553; P.O. See LANGLEY Bartholomew
    KINGTON-LANGLEY Wiltshire KINGTON-LANGLEY , a tything and a chapelry in Kington-St. Michael parish, Wilts. The tything lies 1 mile NE of Kington Imperial
    KINGTON-ST. MICHAEL Wiltshire Kington-Langley and Easton-Piercy; the former of which has a postoffice under Chippenham. Acres, 4, 136. Real property, £8, 705. Pop. in 1851, 1, 219; in 1861, 1, 089. Houses Imperial
    LANGLEY Wiltshire LANGLEY , Wilts. See DOWNTON and KINGTON-LANGLEY. Imperial
    LANGLEY-BURRELL Wiltshire LANGLEY-BURRELL , a parish, with a village, in Chippenham district, Wilts; on the river Avon, and on the Great Western railway, 1½ mile NE of Chippenham. Post-town, Chippenham. Acres, 1,725. Real property, £6,161. Pop. in 1851,697; in 1861,1,100. Houses, 211. The increase of pop. arose from the erection of numerous houses in a part adjoining Chippenham. The property is subdivided. A causeway, more than 3 miles long, with 60 arches, extends here and crosses the Avon. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £386.* Patron Imperial
    LANGLEY-FITZURSE Wiltshire LANGLEY-FITZURSE . See KINGTON-LANGLEY. Imperial
    Langley Fitzurse (or Kington Langley) Wiltshire Langley Fitzurse (or Kington Langley ), eccl. dist., Kington par, Wilts, pop. 553. See KINGTON LANGLEY. Bartholomew
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