Searching for "MOULTON ST MICHAEL"

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    Unit Name Type of Unit Containing Unit (and Type)
    MOULTON ST MICHAEL Manor MOULTON ST MICHAEL AP/CP (Parish-level Unit)
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  • If you are looking for hills, rivers, castles ... or pretty much anything other than the "places" where people live and lived, you need to look in our collection of Historical Gazetteers. This contains the complete text of three gazetteers published in the late 19th century — over 90,000 entries. Although there are no descriptive gazetteer entries for placenames exactly matching your search term (other than those already linked to "places"), the following entries mention "MOULTON ST MICHAEL":
    Place name County Entry Source
    DEPWADE Norfolk Michael, Stratton-St. Mary, and Wacton; and that of Forncett, the parishes of Great Moulton, Aslacton, Forncett-St. Peter, Forncett Imperial
    LINCOLN Lincolnshire
    Nottinghamshire
    Michael, of St. Peter-atGowts, and of St. Swithin, the Precentor of Lincoln Cathedral; of St. Peter-in-Eastgate-with-St. Margaret, alternately the Bishop and the Precentor. Schools and Charities. —The grammar school stands in Broadgate, on part of the site of the Franciscan friary; was endowed, in 1693 by Henry Stone; has the Jersey school in connexion with it; and has £40 a year from endowment. The blue-coat school, or Christ's Hospital, on Christ's Hospital terrace, was endowed, in 1602, by Dr. Richard Smith, for educating and maintaining 12 poor boys; became Imperial
    LONDON London
    London
    Michael Drayton, Praise-God-Barebones, Wynkin de Warde, E. Curll, B. Lintot, and the publisher Murray. Bolt-court, to the W of Shoe-lane, was the residence and death-place of Dr. Johnson, and the residence. of the printer Bensley, the astronomer Ferguson, and William-Cobbett; and Johnson's house in it was taken down in 178 4. Crane-court, still further to the W, was the meeting-place of the Royal Society from 1701 till 1782, in a house built by Wren. Fetter-lane, still further to the W, and going northward to Holborn, includes Salisbury-court and Lovell Imperial
    Moulton Norfolk Moulton , 7 miles NW. of Harleston, Norfolk; P.O. See MOULTON ST MICHAEL. Bartholomew
    MOULTON (GREAT), or MOULTON-ST. MICHAEL Norfolk MOULTON-ST. MICHAEL, a village and a parish in Depwade district, Norfolk. The village stands adjacent to the Great Eastern Imperial
    Moulton St Michael (or Great Moulton) Norfolk Moulton St Michael (or Great Moulton ), par. and vil., Norfolk, 7 miles NW. of Harleston, 1347 ac., pop. 359; P.O., called Bartholomew
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