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Odell, Bedfordshire, England. Geographical and Historical information from 1750.
Geographical and Historical information from the year 1750.
[Transcribed information from Stephen Whatley's Gazetteer of England - 1750]
(unless otherwise stated)
"ODEHILL, (Bedfordshire) near the Ouse, N. W. of Bedford, near Sharnbrook, had a castle, and was the barony of the Wahulls; and afterwards bel. to the Ld. Bray, and then to the Chetwoods. It has been long the seat of the Alstons, and has a Fair on May 13."
[Description(s) transcribed by Mel Lockie ©2011]