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Colmworth

[From Samuel Lewis's Topographical Dictionary of England 1831.]

COLMWORTH, a parish in the hundred of BARFORD, county of BEDFORD, 5½ miles (W. by S.) from St. Neots, containing 450 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Bedford, and diocese of Lincoln, rated in the kings books at 18, and in the patronage of William Guppy, Esq. The church, dedicated to St. Denis, is a handsome structure with a lofty spire; it is in the early style of English architecture, and contains several ancient monuments.

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