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    Place name County Entry Source
    BROMLEY Kent Bishop of Worcester. The vicarages of Plaistow, Bickley, and Bromley-Common are separate benefices. The subdistrict contains the parishes of Bromley, Beckenham, Hayes, West Wickham Imperial
    CANTERBURY Kent
    Surrey
    CANTERBURY , a city in Kent, and a diocese in Kent and Surrey. The city partly forms a district of itself Imperial
    DARTFORD Kent Bishop of Worcester.—The sub-district contains the parishes of Dartford, Stone-near-Dartford, Swanscombe, Darenth, Wilmington, and Sutton-at-Hone. Acres, 17, 675. Pop., 13, 180. Houses, 2, 499. The district comprehends also the sub-district of Bexley, containing the parishes of Bexley, East Wickham Imperial
    DEANE Hampshire bishop Wm. Wickham; and passed to the Parrotts, the Fieneses, the Deanes, and the Harwoods. The living is a rectory Imperial
    ELY Cambridgeshire ELY , a city and several territorial tracts in Cambridgeshire; and a diocese in the counties of Cambridge, Bedford, Huntingdon, Norfolk Imperial
    ENFIELD Middlesex Bishop Wickham was a native; and the Earl of Strafford takes from it the title of Viscount. A cedar, now about Imperial
    EVESHAM Worcestershire Bishop J. Watson were natives; and Clementi the pianist, and Mrs. Elstop the Saxon scholar, were residents. The two parishes are All Saints and St. Lawrence. Acres, with Bengeworth, 2, 150. Real property of All Saints, £7, 284; of St. Lawrence, £6, 147. Pop., 1, 722 and 1, 699. Houses, 344 and 369. The property of both parishes is much subdivided. Abbey Manor is the seat of R. Rudge, Esq. Both All Saints and St. Lawrence are vicarages; and the two form one living in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £208.* Patron, the Lord Chancellor. The vale Imperial
    FAREHAM Hampshire Bishop of Winchester; of the latter, Sir H. Thompson.—The sub-district contains also the parishes of Porchester, Wymering, Widley, South-wick, and Boarhunt. Acres, 21, 089. Pop., 9, 640. Houses, 1,804.—The district comprehends also the sub-district of Titchfield, containing the parishes of Titchfield, Rowwer, and Wickham Imperial
    GLEMHAM (Little) Suffolk Wickham-Market. Acres, 1, 268. Real property, £2, 301. Pop., 325. Houses, 70. The property is divided among a few. Glemham Hall was formerly the seat of the Glemhams, -one of whom, Sir Thomas, fought conspicuously for Charles I.; and is now the residence of A. Garrett, Esq. The living is a rectory, united with the p. curacy of Great Glemham, in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £329.* Patron, the Earl of Guilford. The church was repaired in 1858. Henry Glemham, who became bishop Imperial
    LINTON Cambridgeshire Bishop of Ely. The sub-district contains also the parishes of Great Abington, Little Abington, Hildersham, Great Bartlow, Castle-Camps, Shudy-Camps, and Hadstock, and part of that of Ashdon, the two latter electorally in Essex. Acres, 15,169. Pop., 4,813. Houses, 1,008.—The district comprehends also the sub-district of Balsham, containing the parishes of Balsham, West Wickham Imperial
    LONDON London
    London
    LONDON , the metropolis of England. The centre of it is London city or London proper; the centre of that is Imperial
    ORFORD Suffolk Bishop Herbert de Losinga, who removed the see of Thetford to Norwich, and founded Norwich cathedral; has remains of acastle, built in 1165; had an Augustinian friary, two ormore chapels, and an hospital or a chantry, founded in the time of Edward I., some traces of which are still visible; figured early as a port of considerable importance; sentthree ships, with 62 men, to the siege of Calais in 1359; was made a borough in the time of Henry III.; sent two members to parliament, but was disfranchised by the re-form act of 1832; is still governed Imperial
    SALMONBY Lincolnshire Value, £308.* Patron, the Rev. R. F. Ward. The church is of the time of Edward III. Bishop Wickham was rector. Imperial
    SOBERTON Hampshire Bishops-Waltham r. station, and has a post-office under Southampton. The parish contains also the hamlets of Kingsmead, Newtown, and Southend, the liberty of Wickham Imperial
    STRADBROKE Suffolk Wickham-Market, two good inns, a police station, a church with lofty tower, a Baptist chapel, a middle-class endowed school for 50 boys, a large mixed school, Hoxne workhouse, charities £109, a weekly market on Monday, and a cattle fair on the 3d Monday of June.—The parish comprises 3,702 acres. Real property, £8,341. Pop. in 1851, 1,822; in 1861, 1,537. Houses, 304. S. manor belongs to Sir E.Kerrison, Bart., and Shelton-Hall-with-Wilby manor to T. G. Corbett, Esq. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Norwich. Value Imperial
    TANNINGTON Suffolk Wickham-Market. Acres, 1,602. Real property, £2,602. Pop., 246. Houses, 51. The property is subdivided. The living is a vicarage, united with Brundish, in the diocese of Norwich. Value, £196.* Patron, the Bishop Imperial
    Wickham Essex Wickham , ry. sta., Essex. See WICKHAM BISHOPS. Bartholomew
    Wickham Bishops Essex Wickham Bishops , par. and vil., with ry. sta. (Wickham), Essex - par., 1549 ac., pop. 535; vil., on river Blackwater, 2½ miles Bartholomew
    WICKHAM-BISHOPS Essex WICKHAM-BISHOPS , a parish in Witham district, Essex; on the Blackwater river and the Maldon railway, 2½ miles S of Witham Imperial
    WICKHAM-LODGE Hampshire WICKHAM-LODGE , a liberty in Soberton tything, Hants; 3 miles ESE of Bishops Waltham. Imperial
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