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Marholm, City of Peterborough

Marholm is a civil parish in the city of Peterborough, Cambridgeshire in the United Kingdom. For electoral purposes it forms part of Northborough ward in North West Cambridgeshire constituency. The chancel at the parish church of St. Mary the Virgin, Marholm was re-built by Sir William Fitzwilliam of Milton Hall towards the end of the pre-Reformation period.
Administrative CountyCity of Peterborough
Traditional CountyNorthamptonshire
OS GridTF1402
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire

Marholm, City of Peterborough in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Marholm, par., Northamptonshire, 4½ miles NW. of Peterborough, 1790 ac., pop. 166.

Marholm, City of Peterborough in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

MARHOLM (St. Cuthlac), a parish, in the union and soke of Peterborough, N. division of the county of Northampton, 4½ miles (N. W. by W.) from Peterborough; containing 197 inhabitants. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £9. 2. 3½.; net income, £266; patron, Earl Fitzwilliam. The church has an ancient font, and, amongst other memorials, a magnificent marble monument to William, Earl Fitzwilliam, and Anne, his countess. In the parish is Abbey Milton, one of the seats of the family, a large irregular structure, the most ancient part of which is of the time of Elizabeth.

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