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Chellington, Bedford

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Chellington, Bedford

Chellington is a hamlet in the English county of Bedfordshire. Chellington was recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086 as a parish within the Hundred of Willey. In 1934 the separate parishes of Chellington and Carlton merged to become one parish named Carlton with Chellington
Post townbedford
Administrative CountyBedford
Traditional CountyBedfordshire
OS GridSP9555
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityBedfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBedfordshire and Luton
Fire and Rescue AuthorityBedfordshire and Luton
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
 

Chellington, Bedford in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Chellington, par., NW. Bedfordshire, on river Ouse, 1 mile SE. of Harrold, 610 ac., pop. 97.

Chellington, Bedford in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

CHELLINGTON (St. Nicholas), a parish, in the hundred of Willey, union and county of Bedford, 7 miles (N. E. by E.) from Olney; containing 125 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, united in 1769 to that of Carlton, and valued in the king's books at £10: the tithes were commuted for land in 1805.

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