Hinton in the Hedges with Steane is an Ancient Parish in the county of Northamptonshire.
Other places in the parish include: Steane and Stean.
Alternative names: Hinton in the Hedges
Parish registers begin:
Hinton in the Hedges with Steane
- Parish registers: 1558
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1706
- Parish registers: 1697
- Bishop’s Transcripts: None
Nonconformists include: Methodist
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
HINTON-IN-THE-HEDGES, a parish in Brackley district, Northampton; on the Buckinghamshire railway, 2 miles W by N of Brackley r. station. Post town, Brackley. Acres, 2, 070. Real property, £2, 462. Pop., 178. Houses, 39. The manor belongs to W. Cartwright, Esq. The living is a rectory, united with the rectory of Stean, in the diocese of Peterborough. Value, £500. Patron, Earl Spencer. The church is early English; consists of nave, chancel, and N aisle, with low square tower; and contains a remarkable ancient altar tomb, and a very ancient and curiously carved font. There are alms houses with about £38 a year, and a subscriptionschool. Gray, the author of “Memoria Technica,” is said to have been a native.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
- County: Northamptonshire
- Civil Registration District: Brackley
- Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Northampton
- Diocese: Peterborough
- Rural Deanery: Brackley
- Poor Law Union: Brackley
- Hundred: King’s Sutton
- Province: Canterbury