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Keyston, Cambridgeshire

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Keyston, Cambridgeshire

Keyston – in Huntingdonshire (now part of Cambridgeshire), England – is a village near Molesworth west of Huntingdon. The village lies at the western end of Huntingdonshire and the parish's western border coincides with the county boundary with Northamptonshire. The village is built around the brook that runs through its centre with the brook at about 45 metres above sea-level.
DistrictHuntingdonshire
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyHuntingdonshire
OS GridTL0475
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire
Dialling code01832
 

Other names by which Keyston, Cambridgeshire has been known in the past

Chetelestan, Ketelestan

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

Keyston, par. and vil., Huntingdonshire, 4 miles SE. of Thrapston and 6 miles NW. of Kimbolton, 2535 ac., pop. 237; P.O.

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