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Swineshead

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

SWINESHEAD, a parish in the hundred of LEIGHTONSTONE, county of HUNTINGDON, though locally in the hundred of Stodden, county of Bedford, 3½ miles (S.W. by W.) from Kimbolton, containing 245 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Huntingdon, and diocese or Lincoln, rated in the kings books at 12.13.6½., and in the patronage of the Duke of Manchester. The church is dedicated to St. Nicholas.


List of incumbents from 1212

St Nicholas - exterior

St Nicholas - interior

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