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Swinstead

Description and Travel

Swinstead is both a village and parish which lies just east of the A1 trunk road and south of the A151, 2 miles southeast of Corby. The West Glen River runs along the west boundary of the parish.

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Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1841 H.O. 107 / 622
1851 H.O. 107 / 2095
1861 R.G. 9 / 2315
1871 R.G. 10 / 3311
1891 R.G. 12 / 2555
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Church History

St. Mary's church

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Maps

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Military History

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Military Records

There is one Commonwealth War Grave listed for the churchyard in the CWGC database:

  1. William PORTER, priv., 14th Btn. Training Reserve, age 18, died 1 Mar. 1917. Son of Ebenezer J. and Alice PORTER of Swinstead.
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Names, Geographical

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Politics and Governance

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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Population

Returns from 1086 are from the Domesday Book. 1991 is an estimate.

    Year  Inhabitants
1086 185
1801 306
1831 402
1841 451
1871 358
1881 349
1891 343
1901 309
1911 299
1991 246
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Schools

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