Searching for "KINTBURY"

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    Unit Name Type of Unit Containing Unit (and Type)
    KINTBURY Hundred Ancient District BERKSHIRE (Ancient County)
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    Place name County Entry Source
    BERKS, or Berkshire Berkshire Kintbury-Eagle, Lambourn, Moreton, Ock, Reading, Ripplesmere, Shrivenham, Sonning, Theale, Wantage, and Wargrave. The act of 1844, for consolidating detached Imperial
    CHADDLEWORTH Berkshire Kintbury r. station. It includes Woolley tything; and has a post office under Wantage. Acres, 3,319. Real property, £4,099. Pop., 539. Houses Imperial
    Denford Berkshire Denford , eccl. dist., Kintbury par., S. Berks, pop. 121. Denford House is 1 m. NE. of Hungerford. Bartholomew
    DENFORD Berkshire Kintbury parish, Berks; adjacent to the Berks and Hants railway, 1¼ mile ENE of Hungerford. Post town, Hungerford. Pop., 77. The living Imperial
    Elcot Berkshire Elcot .-- hamlet, Kintbury par., S. Berks, 4 miles SE. of Hungerford; in vicinity is Elcot Park . Bartholomew
    Holt Berkshire Holt , tithing, Kintbury par., Berks, 5½ miles SW. of Newbury. Bartholomew
    HOLT Berkshire HOLT , a tything in Kintbury parish, Berks; 5½ miles WSW of Newbury. Holt Lodge is the seat of the Butlers. Imperial
    HUNGERFORD Berkshire
    Hampshire
    Wiltshire
    Kintbury, containing the parishes of Kintbury, Avington, West Woodhay, Inkpen, and part of Shalbourn, electorally in Berks, the parishes of Buttermere Imperial
    INKPEN Berkshire Kintbury r. station, and 3¼ SE by S of Hungerford; and has a post office under Hungerford. The parish Imperial
    Kintbury Berkshire Kintbury , par. and vil. with ry. sta., Berks, in SW. of co., on river Kennet and Kintbury and Avon Canal Bartholomew
    Kintbury Eagle Berkshire Kintbury Eagle , hundred, Berks, in SW. of co., 43,916 ac., pop. 10,482; contains 13 pars. and 3 parts Bartholomew
    KINTBURY-EAGLE Berkshire KINTBURY-EAGLE , a hundred in Berks; containing Kintbury parish, twelve other parishes, and parts of three others. Acres, 35, 355. Pop. in 1851, 8, 596; in 1861, 8, 096. Houses Imperial
    KINTBURY, or KENTBURY Berkshire Kintbury-Amesbury toDundas, Esq. The manor of Kintbury-Holt belonged to Robert Bossu, Earl of Leicester; was given by him to the nuns Imperial
    SHEFFORD (East or Little) Berkshire Kintbury r. station, and 5½ NE of Hungerford. Post town, Great Shefford, under Hungerford. Acres, 1,041. Real property Imperial
    SHEFFORD (West or Great) Berkshire Kintbury r. station, and 5½ NE by N of Hungerford; and has a post-office, of the name of Great Imperial
    WELFORD Berkshire Kintbury r. station, and 6 NW of Newbury. It has a postal wall-box under Newbury. Acres, 5,173. Real Imperial
    WOODHAY (East) Hampshire Kintbury r. station, and 4½ SW of Newbury. Post town, Newbury. Acres, 4,966. Real property, £6,795. Pop., 1,533. Houses Imperial
    WOODHAY (West) Berkshire Kintbury r. station, and 5 SE of Hungerford. Post town, Newbury. Acres, 1,407. Real property, £1,446. Pop., 130. Houses Imperial
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