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WOOTTON:
Geographical and Historical information from the year 1835.

[Transcribed information from A Topographical Dictionary of England - Samuel Lewis - 1835]
(unless otherwise stated)

"WOOTTON, a parish in the hundred of REDBORNESTOKE, county of BEDFORD, 4 miles (S. W.) from Bedford, containing 944 inhabitants. The living is A vicarage, in the archdeaconry of Bedford, and diocese of Lincoln, rated in the king's books at £13. 6. 8., and in the patronage of the Representatives of the late Sir P. Monoux, Bart. The church, dedicated to St. Mary, contains numerous monuments to the Monoux family. There is a place of worship for Wesleyan Methodists."

[Description(s) transcribed by Mel Lockie 2010]


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