Notes on Emberton

Description of Emberton from J. J. Sheahan, 1861.

 

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Extract from the Universal British Directory 1791

Extract from the Universal British Directory 1791

Is seated on the rising of a hill; at the bottom of the town runs the river Losield, well supplied with fish, with a large stone bridge over it. The town consists of one principal street, on the West Chester Road, forty-five miles from London, and one cross Street, leading to Aylesbury, which is fixteen miles distant. It is from Leighton Buzzard seven miles, Winslow nine, Stoney Stratford seven, Newport Pagnell seven, and Wooburn five.

 

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Notes on Fenny Stratford

Description of Fenny Stratford from J. J. Sheahan, 1861.

 

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Education Provision 1833

Gayhurst Parish, with Gorbfields, Extra Par. (Pop. 118)

The children attend Sunday Schools in adjoining parishes.

ABSTRACT OF EDUCATION RETURNS, 1833.

Notes on Gayhurst

Description of Gayhurst from Sheahan, 1861.

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Great Linford

Great Linford village, with its 12th century church and 17th century manor house, is now part of the new city of Milton Keynes, but still retains its village atmosphere.

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Education Provision 1833

Great Linford Parish (Pop. 420)

One Infant School, consisting of 5 males and 5 females, who are paid for by their parents.

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