Searching for "KIMBERLEY"

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    Place name County Entry Source
    BARNHAM-BROOM Norfolk Kimberley. The living is a rectory, united with the rectory of Bixton and the vicarage of Kimberley, in the diocese Imperial
    CARLETON-FOREHOE Norfolk Kimberley r. station, and 3½ N by W of Wymondham. Post Town, Wymondham. Acres, 772. Real property, £1,732. Pop., 124. Houses Imperial
    Colton Norfolk Colton , par., S. Norfolk, on river Blackwater, 5 miles NE. of Kimberley ry. sta., 911 ac., pop. 255; P.O. Bartholomew
    COLTON Norfolk Kimberley r. station, and 5¼ N of Wymondham. Post town, Marlingford, under Norwich. Acres, 911. Real property, £1, 862. Pop., 228. Houses Imperial
    COSTON Norfolk diocese of Norwich. Value, £103. Patron, alternately the Bishop of Norwich and the Earl of Kimberley. The church is good. Imperial
    CROWNTHORPE Norfolk living is a rectory in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £155.* Patron, Earl of Kimberley. The church is good. Imperial
    EASTON Norfolk Kimberley r. station and 6½ WNW of Norwich. It has a post office under Norwich. Acres, 1, 576. Real Imperial
    FOREHOE Norfolk Kimberley, Crown-thorpe, Wicklewood, Hackford, Hingham, Deopham, Morley-St. Botolph, and Morley-St. Peter; and the sub-district of Costessey Imperial
    GREASLEY Nottinghamshire Kimberley, Newthorpe, Wagnall Cantelope and Wagnall Chaworth. Acres, 8, 010. Real property, £21, 852; of which £7, 516 are in mines Imperial
    HACKFORD Norfolk Kimberley r. station, and 2½ E of Hingham. Post town, Hingham, under Attleborough. Acres, 754. Real property, £1, 617. Pop., 222. Houses Imperial
    HINGHAM Norfolk Kimberley r. station, and 6 W by N of Wymondham; was largely burnt in the middle of last century, and is now chiefly Imperial
    Kimberley Nottinghamshire Kimberley .-- town and eccl. dist. with ry. sta., Greasby and Nuthall pars., in co. and 5 miles N. of Nottingham Bartholomew
    Kimberley Norfolk Kimberley , par. and vil. with ry. sta., Norfolk, 4 miles NW. of Wymondham and 14 miles SW. of Norwich, 1460 ac., pop. 181. Bartholomew
    KIMBERLEY Nottinghamshire KIMBERLEY , a hamlet and a chapelry in Greasley parish, Notts. The hamlet lies 2½ miles NE of Ilkeston r. station Imperial
    KIMBERLEY Norfolk Kimberley. Kimberley Hall is Lord K.'s seat, but stands within Wymondham parish; it was built about 1660, in lieu Imperial
    Kimberley Hall Norfolk Kimberley Hall , seat of the Earl of Kimberley, Wymondham par., Norfolk, 1½ mile NE. of Kimberley sta. and 3 miles Bartholomew
    NORFOLK Norfolk Kimberley Hall, Melton-Constable Hall, Merton Hall, Blickling Hall, Elmham Hall, Mannington Hall, North Repps Hall, Woodris ing Hall, Beeston Imperial
    RUNHALL Norfolk Kimberley. The living is a vicarage, annexed to Coston, in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £65. The church has a round Imperial
    WYMONDHAM, or Windham Norfolk Kimberley Hall, Burfield Hall, Stanfield Hall, Cavick House, Wattlefield Hall, and Silfield Lodge are chief residences. The living is a vicarage Imperial
    YARMOUTH, or Great Yarmouth Norfolk Kimberley terrace, Albert-square, Camperdown-place, and other fine ranges of superior houses. The unedificed portions of the peninsula form Imperial
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