WARBOYS


This extract is from "Samuel Lewis Topographical Gazeetter - 1831"


WARBOYS, a parish in the hundred of HURSTINGSTONE, county of HUNTINGDON, 4½ miles (S. S. B.) from Ramsey, containing 1353 inhabitants The living is a rectory, in the archdeaconry of Huntingdon, and diocese of Lincoln, rated in the king's books at 27.10., and in the patronage of William Strode, Esq. The church, dedicated to St. Mary Magdalene, has lately received an addition of two hundred and fifty-four sittings, of which one hundred and fifty-eight are free, the Incorporated Society for the enlargement of churches and chapels having granted 200 towards defraying the expense. There is a place of worship for Baptists.

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