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Leverington, Cambridgeshire

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Leverington, Cambridgeshire

Leverington is a village and civil parish in the Fenland district of Cambridgeshire. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish's population was 2,914 people.
DistrictFenland
Post townWisbech
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyCambridgeshire
OS GridTF4411
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityCambridgeshire
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01945
Population2,914
 

Leverington, Cambridgeshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Leverington, par., township, and vil., Cambridgeshire, in N. of co., 2 miles NW. of Wisbech - par., 7871 ac., pop. 1954; township, pop. 1214; P.O.

Leverington, Cambridgeshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

LEVERINGTON (St. Leonard and St. John the Baptist), a parish, in the union and hundred of Wisbech, Isle of Ely, county of Cambridge, 2 miles (N. W.) from the town of Wisbech; containing, with the chapelry of Parson-Drove, 1954 inhabitants. It comprises 7871 acres. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £25. 0. 7½.; net income, £2099; patron, the Bishop of Ely. A school is endowed with £40 per annum from the town lands. An act for inclosing waste was passed in 1841.

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