Geographical and Historical information from the year 1835.
[Transcribed information from A Topographical Dictionary of England - Samuel Lewis - 1835]
(unless otherwise stated)
"KIRTLING, a parish in the hundred of CHEVELEY, county of CAMBRIDGE, 4jj: miles (S. E.) from Newmarket, containing 627 inhabitants. The living is a vicarage, in the archdeaconry of Sudbury, and diocese of Norwich, rated in the king's books at £10, and in the patronage of Lord Guildford. The church, which is dedicated to All Saints, is principally in the Norman style, and contains various monuments of the noble family of North; the only relic of antiquity is the gateway of an ancient mansion which belonged to that family."
[Description(s) transcribed by Mel Lockie ©2010]