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The main street Witchford early 20th century

"This parish contains 2,580 acres, and the population is about 580. The amount of assessed property is about 93,500. This village is three miles west of Ely. The living is a vicarage, exempt from visitation, in the deanery of Ely, returned at 142. nett per annum. The dean and chapter of Ely are the patrons, and the Rev. H. R. Rackham, the incumbent. There are two Methodists chapels in the place."

[A BRIEF HISTORY OF ELY and neighbouring villages in the Isle by J.H. Clements 1868]

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