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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nottinghamshire]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nottinghamshire Parishes]]  
 
[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nottinghamshire]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nottinghamshire Parishes]]  
  
[[Image:Former church of St John the Baptist Colwick Nottinghamshire.jpg|thumb|right]]<br>
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[[Image:Former church of St John the Baptist Colwick Nottinghamshire.jpg|thumb|right|Former Colwick St John the Baptist]]<br>  
  
 
== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
Colwick is an Ancient parish.<br>
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Colwick is an Ancient parish.<br>  
  
The former church of St John the Baptist was adjacent to Colwick Hall and has been in ruins from 1937 and is now classed as a listed building at risk.<br>
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The former church of St John the Baptist was adjacent to Colwick Hall and has been in ruins from 1937 and is now classed as a listed building at risk.<br>  
  
A modern church consecrated in 1951 serves the parish.<br>
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A modern church consecrated in 1951 serves the parish.<br>  
  
[[Image:Colwick-St John the Baptist(new) Nottinghamshire.jpg|thumb|center]]  
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[[Image:Colwick-St John the Baptist(new) Nottinghamshire.jpg|thumb|center|New Colwick St John the Baptist]]  
  
 
COLWICK (St. John the Baptist), '''a parish,''' in the union of Basford, S. division of the wapentake of Thurgarton and of the county of Nottingham, 2½ miles (E.) from Nottingham; containing 109 inhabitants. This parish, which is situated on the river Trent, comprises by computation 1235 acres; the surface is varied, the soil on the hills is a strong clay, and the remainder rich pasture and meadow land. The manor is the property of John Musters, Esq., who has a splendid house here; the village is pleasantly situated under a long range of hills on the north bank of the Trent. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £6. 1. 0½.; net income, £220; patron, Mr. Musters. The church, which stands embosomed in foliage, contains some ancient monuments of the Byron and Musters families.  
 
COLWICK (St. John the Baptist), '''a parish,''' in the union of Basford, S. division of the wapentake of Thurgarton and of the county of Nottingham, 2½ miles (E.) from Nottingham; containing 109 inhabitants. This parish, which is situated on the river Trent, comprises by computation 1235 acres; the surface is varied, the soil on the hills is a strong clay, and the remainder rich pasture and meadow land. The manor is the property of John Musters, Esq., who has a splendid house here; the village is pleasantly situated under a long range of hills on the north bank of the Trent. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £6. 1. 0½.; net income, £220; patron, Mr. Musters. The church, which stands embosomed in foliage, contains some ancient monuments of the Byron and Musters families.  
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From: Lewis, Samuel A. ''A Topographical Dictionary of England'' (1848), pp. 668-672. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50891 Date accessed: 15 August 2011.  
 
From: Lewis, Samuel A. ''A Topographical Dictionary of England'' (1848), pp. 668-672. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50891 Date accessed: 15 August 2011.  
  
<br>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colwick+ Colwick Wikipedia]<br>
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See also [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colwick+ Colwick Wikipedia] and Lewis, Samuel A. A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 668-672. [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50891+ here]<br>  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. <br>
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Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. <br>  
  
Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection {{FHL|England%2C+Nottingham%2C+Colwick|subject|disp=Colwick}} <br>
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Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection {{FHL|England%2C+Nottingham%2C+Colwick|subject|disp=Colwick}} <br>  
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
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[[Basford Poor Law Union, Nottinghamshire]]  
 
[[Basford Poor Law Union, Nottinghamshire]]  
  
==== Probate records<br> ====
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==== Probate records<br> ====
  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Nottinghamshire Probate Records|Nottinghamshire Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Nottinghamshire Probate Records|Nottinghamshire Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
  
== Maps and Gazetteers<br> ==
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== Maps and Gazetteers<br> ==
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  

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Former Colwick St John the Baptist


Parish History[edit | edit source]

Colwick is an Ancient parish.

The former church of St John the Baptist was adjacent to Colwick Hall and has been in ruins from 1937 and is now classed as a listed building at risk.

A modern church consecrated in 1951 serves the parish.

New Colwick St John the Baptist

COLWICK (St. John the Baptist), a parish, in the union of Basford, S. division of the wapentake of Thurgarton and of the county of Nottingham, 2½ miles (E.) from Nottingham; containing 109 inhabitants. This parish, which is situated on the river Trent, comprises by computation 1235 acres; the surface is varied, the soil on the hills is a strong clay, and the remainder rich pasture and meadow land. The manor is the property of John Musters, Esq., who has a splendid house here; the village is pleasantly situated under a long range of hills on the north bank of the Trent. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £6. 1. 0½.; net income, £220; patron, Mr. Musters. The church, which stands embosomed in foliage, contains some ancient monuments of the Byron and Musters families.

From: Lewis, Samuel A. A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 668-672. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50891 Date accessed: 15 August 2011.

See also Colwick Wikipedia and Lewis, Samuel A. A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 668-672. here

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Church records[edit | edit source]

Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records.

Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Colwick

Census records[edit | edit source]


See Nottinghamshire Census

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Basford Poor Law Union, Nottinghamshire Genealogy

Probate records
[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Nottinghamshire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers
[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Web sites[edit | edit source]

Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.