DEVON-L ArchivesArchiver > DEVON > 2001-08 > 0998518305
From: "Jo Taylor" <>
Subject: Re: SHORE/TWOPENY
Date: Thu, 23 Aug 2001 00:15:02 +0200
Little Casterton is still in Rutland (the border's just above Stamford),
which returned in 1998 after being absent since the 1974 reorganization.
Here's a picture of the church (takes ages to load):
Bronwyn, it's always a good idea to try an online map - www.streetmap.co.uk
is one such.
> Bronwyn, I think you may be looking in the wrong county- Rutland was a
> county in the east of England bounded on the west and north by
> Leicestershire, on the north east by Lincolnshire, and on the south east
> Northants. It was i beleive the smallest county in England but it
> disappeared as a county some years ago during a local government
> reorganisation. little Casterton is just to the north west of Stamford- so
> would think you want to be looking in Lincolnshire.
> Terry Leaman
> Hi everyone have just found a Thomas Shore married a Margaret Anne
> Twopeny19th December 1818 at Little Casterton Rutland England , Can some
> SKS help can find Little Casterton in Devon from there they had a child
> in Rougham Suffork so they did not stay long in Little Casterton.