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Millbrook

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

MILLBROOK, a parish in the hundred of REDBORNESTOKE, county of BEDFORD, 1 mile (W. by N.) from Ampthill, containing 405 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Bedford, and diocese of Lincoln, rated in the king's books at 9.16.3., and in the patronage of Lord Holland. The church is dedicated to St. Michael. Here was anciently a small cell of Benedictine monks, subordinate to the abbey of St. Alban's, who were afterwards removed to the Hermitage of Moddry, belonging also to St. Alban's.

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