Hanslope is an Ancient Parish mostly in Buckinghamshire and partly in Northamptonshire. Castlethorpe is a chapelry of Hanslope.
Alternative names: Hanslope with Castlethorpe, Harslope
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1571
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1575
Nonconformists include: Baptist, Particular Baptist, and Wesleyan Methodist.
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The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
HANSLOPE, a village and a parish in Newport-Pagnell district, Bucks. The village stands near the Northwestern railway and the boundary with Northampton, 4½ miles N by W of Wolverton r. station, and 4½ N by E of Stony-Stratford; was once a market town; and has a post-office under Stony-Stratford, and a cattle fair on Holy Thursday. The parish comprises 5, 290 acres. Real property, £8, 966. Pop. in 1851, 1, 604; in 1861, 1, 792. Houses, 352. The property is divided among a few. The manor belonged anciently to the Beauchamps; and belongs now to W. Watts, Esq. Lace making is extensively carried on. The living is a rectory, united with the vicarage of Castlethorpe, in the diocese of Oxford. Value, £152. Patron, the Bishop of Oxford. The church is early English; and has a pinnacled tower, with octagonal spire, 190 feet high, rebuilt in 1804. There are chapels for Baptists and Wesleyans, a national school, and charities £179.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
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- County: Buckinghamshire; Northamptonshire
- Civil Registration District: Newport Pagnell
- Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Buckingham
- Diocese: Pre-1845 - Lincoln, Post-1844 - Oxford
- Rural Deanery: Pre-1845 - None, Post-1844 - Newport
- Poor Law Union: Newport Pagnell
- Hundred: Newport; Cleley
- Province: Canterbury