Papworth St Agnes  Cambridgeshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Papworth St Agnes like this:

PAPWORTH-ST. AGNES, a parish in the district of Caxton and counties of Cambridge and Huntingdon; 3¾ miles E S E of Offord r. station, and 4¼ N N W of Caxton. Post-town, Hilton, under St. Ives. Acres, 1, 290. Real property of the Cambridge portion, £1, 681. Pop., 121. Houses, 25. ...

Real property of the Huntingdon portion, £148. Pop., 44. Houses, 8. The property is divided into five farms. The manor belonged anciently to the Russells; passed to the Papworths and the Mallorys; and, with Lattenbury-Hill House, belongs now to A. Sperling, Esq. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ely. Value, £400. Patron, A. Sperling, Esq. The church is decorated English, was restored in 1854, and has memorial windows of the Sperlings. There is a parochial school.

Papworth St Agnes through time

Papworth St Agnes is now part of South Cambridgeshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how South Cambridgeshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Papworth St Agnes itself, go to Units and Statistics.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Papworth St Agnes in South Cambridgeshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 21st June 2024

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