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"IGHTFIELD, a parish in the hundred of North Bradford, county Salop, 4 miles S. E. of Whitchurch, its post town, and 7 from Drayton. The village is small and wholly agricultural. The tithes were commuted in 1839. The living is a rectory* in the diocese of Lichfield, value £288. The church is a small ancient edifice dedicated to St. John the Baptist. The charities produce about £5 10s. per annum. "There is a National school. Ightfield Hall is the principal residence."[Transcribed from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1868 by Colin Hinson ©2015]


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