Cransley is an Ancient Parish in the county of Northamptonshire.
Other places in the parish include: Little Cransley.
Alternative names: Great Cransley
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1561
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1706
Nonconformists include: Protestant Dissenters and Wesleyan Methodist.
- Kettering St Peter and St Paul
- Thorpe Malsor
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
CRANSLEY, a parish in Kettering district, Northampton; near the Bedford and Leicester railway, 3 miles SW of Kettering. It includes the hamlet of Little Cransley; and has a post-office under Wellingborough. Acres, 2, 510. Real property, £3, 934. Pop., 350. Houses, 76. The property is subdivided. Cransley House is the seat of J.Rose, Esq. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £78. Patron, W. S. Rose, Esq. The church has a tower and spire, and is good. There is an endowed school with £26 a year.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
- County: Northamptonshire
- Civil Registration District: Kettering
- Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Northampton
- Diocese: Peterborough
- Rural Deanery: Rothwell
- Poor Law Union: Kettering
- Hundred: Orlingbury
- Province: Canterbury