[Transcribed and edited information from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland - 1868]
"STIBBINGTON, a parish in the hundred of Norman Cross, county Huntingdon, 9 miles from Peterborough, the same distance from Oundle, and 1 mile east of Wansford, its post town and railway station. The village, which is small, is situated on the great north road, and on the navigable river Nen. The parish includes the hamlet of Sibson, and part of the village of Wansford. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Ely, value £431. The church, dedicated to St. John the Baptist, is of great antiquity, and of late years has been restored. The parochial charities produce about £9 per annum. The Duke of Bedford is lord of the manor. There is a Wesleyan chapel.
"SIBSON, a hamlet in the parish of Stibbington, hundred of Norman-Cross, county Hunts, 6 miles west of Peterborough, and 1½ mile south-east of Wanstead station, on the London and North Western railway, on the river Nen."
[Transcribed from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1868]
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