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Hamerton, Cambridgeshire

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Hamerton, Cambridgeshire

See also Philip Gilbert Hamerton Hamerton – in Huntingdonshire (now part of Cambridgeshire), England – is a village near Winwick west of Huntingdon. Hamerton Zoo is on the north side of the village.
DistrictHuntingdonshire
Administrative CountyCambridgeshire
Traditional CountyHuntingdonshire
OS GridTL1379
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityCambridgeshire
 

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

Hambertune

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

Hamerton, par. and vil., in co. and 9 miles NW. of Huntingdon, 2150 ac., pop. 186; P.O.

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

HAMERTON (All Saints), a parish, in the hundred of Leightonstone, union and county of Huntingdon, 9½ miles (N. W.) from Huntingdon; containing 160 inhabitants, and comprising 2150 acres by measurement. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £13. 5. 5., and in the gift of S. Barry, Esq.: the tithes have been commuted for £435, and the glebe comprises 47 acres. The church is an elegant structure, with a handsome tower, formerly surmounted by a spire, which was destroyed by lightning.

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