Geographical and Historical information from the year 1831.
[Transcribed information from A Topographical Dictionary of England - Samuel Lewis - 1831]
(unless otherwise stated)
"UPPER GRAVENHURST, a parish in the hundred of FLITT, county of BEDFORD, 3 miles (north-east)
from Silsoe, containing 291 inhabitants. The living is a perpetual curacy, in the
archdeaconry of Bedford, and diocese of Lincoln, endowed with £200 royal bounty,
and in the patronage of certain Trustees. The church is dedicated to St. Giles."
[Description(s) transcribed by Martin Edwards ©2003 and later edited by Colin Hinson ©2010]
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