"TILBROOK, a parish in the hundred of Stodden, county Bedford, 1½ mile north-west of Kimbolton, its post town, and 8 miles east of Higham-Ferrars. The village is situated in a valley. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Ely, value £388. The church is dedicated to All Saints. Lord St. John is lord of the manor. The parish occupies some 1683 acres."