Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for SAWTRY-ST. JUDITH

SAWTRY-ST. JUDITH, an extra-parochial tract in the district and county of Huntingdon; containing part of Sawtry village. Real property, £3, 177. Pop., 272. Houses, 56. A Cistertian abbey was founded here, in 1146, by Simon de St. Liz; and was given, at the dissolution, to the Cromwells.

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

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Feature Description: "an extra-parochial tract"   (ADL Feature Type: "countries, 4th order divisions")
Administrative units: Huntingdonshire AncC
Place: Sawtry

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