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Costock (Cortlingstock)

Description in 1871:
"COSTOCK, or Cortlingstock, a parish in the district of Loughborough and county of Nottingham; on an affluent of the river Soar, adjacent to the boundary with Leicester, 4 miles E of Kegworth r. station, and 8 S of Nottingham. Post town, East Leake, under Loughborough. Acres, 1,320. Real property, £2,648. Pop., 440. Houses, 103. The property is divided among a few. Some of the inhabitants are stocking-makers. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lincoln. Value, £395. Patron, the Rev.S. Millard. The church is ungainly but good."
[John Marius Wilson's "Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales," 1870-72]

Census

Census
Year
Piece No.
1861 R.G. 9 / 2277
1891 R.G. 12 / 2518
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Church History

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Church Records

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Civil Registration

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Description and Travel.

This parish and village lie about 120 miles north of London and 9 miles due south of Nottingham.

The village sits along a small stream between hills. If you are planning a visit:

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Manors

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Maps

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Politics and Governance

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Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.

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Population

     Year  Inhabitants
1801 244
1851 493
1871 426
1881 311
1891 287
1901 287
1911 301
1921 307
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Schools

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