SAWTRY, a village and a sub-district in the district and county of Huntingdon. The village stands 3¼ miles S W of Holme r. station, and 9 N N W of Huntingdon; and has a post-office under Peterborough.The sub-district contains the two Sawtry parishes, 5 other parishes, and the Sawtry extra-parochial tract. Acres, 15, 628. Pop., 2, 329. Houses, 494.
(John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72))
|Feature Description:||"a village and a sub-district" (ADL Feature Type: "populated places")|
|Administrative units:||Sawtry CP Huntingdon RegD/PLU Huntingdonshire AncC|
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