This extract is from "Samuel Lewis Topographical Gazeetter - 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 of Lincoln, rated in the king's books at £12.13.6½, and in
the patronage of the Duke of Manchester. The church is dedicated to St. Nicholas.
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