Langford

Langford, Berkshire and Oxfordshire

Langford, a parish partly in the hund. of Farringdon, county of Berks, and partly in that of Bampton, union of Farringdon, county of Oxford; 3 miles north-east hy north of Lechlade. It includes the township of Grafton, the hamlet of Radcutt, and the tything of Little Farringdon.

Historical Descriptions

Langford

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Langford, a parish partly in the hund. of Farringdon, county of Berks, and partly in that of Bampton, union of Farringdon, county of Oxford; 3 miles north-east hy north of Lechlade. It includes the township of Grafton, the hamlet of Radcutt, and the tything of Little Farringdon. Living, a vicarage with the curacy of Little Farringdon, a peculiar of the prebendary of Langford church, in the cathedral of Lincoln; rated at £21 19s. 4½d.; nett income £349. Tithes, &c, commuted in 1803. Patron, in 1835, W. Vizard, Esq. There are 2 small daily schools in this parish. Charities, in 1837, £17 10s. per annum. Poor rates, in 1838, £443 7s. Acres 4,200. Houses 125. A.P. £3,128. Pop., in 1801, 356; in 1831, 673.

Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1851.

Little Faringdon

The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales 1851

Farringdon (Little), a tything in the parish of Langford, county of Berks; 2 miles north east of Lechlade. Living, a curacy, annexed to the vicarage of Langford. Vicarial tithes commuted in 1788. Acres 1,010. Houses 31. A.P. £1,869. Pop., in 1801, 131; in 1831, 156. Poor rates, in 1838. £118 5s

Source: The Parliamentary Gazetteer of England and Wales; A Fullarton & Co. Glasgow; 1851.

A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland Gorton 1833

Faringdon Little, co. Berks.

P. T. Lechlade (76) 2 m. NE b E. Pop. 140.

A tithing in the parish of Langford and hundred of Faringdon.

Source: A Topographical Dictionary of Great Britain and Ireland by John Gorton. The Irish and Welsh articles by G. N. Wright; Vol. II; London; Chapman and Hall, 186, Strand; 1833.