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Huntingdonshire Parishes - Upwood

 

Brief Description:

UPWOOD, a parish in the hundred of HURSTINGSTONE, county of HUNTINGDON, 2¾ miles (S.W. by W.,) from Ramsey, containing 388 inhabitants. The living is a perpetual curacy, annexed to that of Great Raveley, in the archdeaconry of Huntingdon, and diocese of Lincoln, endowed with 1400 parliamentary grant. The church is dedicated to St. Peter.

This extract is from "Samuel Lewis Topographical Gazeetter - 1831"
Hundred:
HURSTINGSTONE
Registration District:
The parish of Upwood was originally in the Huntingdon Registration District from 1st July 1837. It then became part of the Ramsey sub-District. From 1st April 1997 it again became directly part of the Huntingdon Registration District.

First Appearance of Name:
Charter - 974.
Available Bookstall items:

1841 Census
1851 Census
1891 Census
Monumental Inscriptions
Books - Upwood & Raveley 100 years of Village Life 1850 - 1950
Book - Village Memories - Upwood & Raveley 1900 - 2000

Links:

GENUKI Huntingdonshire - Upwood
St Peter Parish Church


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Last Updated on: 30 June 2003
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