A History of Preston

in Hertfordshire

Section A from top map showing the area around Preston Green in detail

Tithe Map of Preston village in the parish of Hitchin 1811 - 1816

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

HILL

HILL

HILL

WILLES

WILLES

WILLES

WILLES

WILLES

WILLES

WILLES

WILLES

FOSTER

WILLES

WILLES

HILL

HILL

HILL

HILL

HILL

HILL

HILL

HILL

OAKLEY

OAKLEY

OAKLEY

MELLISH

MELLISH

MELLISH

MELLISH

MELLISH

MELLISH

MELLISH

DARTON

SAUNDERSON

SAUNDERSON

WILLES

SWAIN

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

YOUNG

SWAIN

SHEAF

HOBBS

PEDDER

WILSTEAD

SWAIN

SWAIN

SWAIN

SWAIN

WILLES

READ

WHITNEY

SAUNDERSON

SAUNDERSON

ANDREWS

ENGLISH

SAUNDERSON

SWAIN

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DASHWOOD

GOOTHERIDGE

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

 

 

Joseph Esq

Joseph Esq

Joseph Esq

Joseph Esq

Charles

Charles

Charles

Sir Francis

Sir Francis

Sir Francis

Sir Francis

Sir Francis

Sir Francis

Sir Francis

Sir Francis

Martha

Sir Francis

Sir Francis

Charles

Charles

Charles

Charles

Charles

Charles

Charles

Charles

Richard

Richard

Richard

William Esq

William Esq

William Esq

William Esq

William Esq

William Esq

William Esq

Joseph Esq

Joseph

Joseph

Sir Francis

William

Joseph Esq

Joseph Esq

Joseph Esq

Joseph Esq

John

William

William

S. E

Joseph

John

William

William

William

William

Sir Francis

George

John

Joseph

Joseph

James

John

Joseph

Stephen

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Thomas Esq

John

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

 

 

WILMOT

MORGAN

WILMOT

WILMOT

HILL

HILL

HILL

LAKE

LAKE

LAKE

LAKE

LAKE

LAKE

LAKE

LAKE

SAUNDERSON

LAKE

LAKE

HILL

HILL

HILL

HILL

HILL

HILL

HILL

HILL

TURNER

TURNER

TURNER

MELLISH

MELLISH

MELLISH

MELLISH

MELLISH

MELLISH

MELLISH

HARWOOD

SAUNDERSON

SAUNDERSON

LAKE

SWAIN

YOUNG

YOUNG

DARTON

DARTON

YOUNG

SWAIN

SHEAF

HOBBS

PEDDER

WILSTEAD

SWAIN

SWAIN

SWAIN

SWAIN

LAKE

READ

WHITNEY

SAUNDERSON

SAUNDERSON

ANDREWS

ENGLISH

SAUNDERSON

SWAIN

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

PEDDER

GOOTHERIDGE

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

DARTON

 

 

 

Daniel

 

 

Charles

Charles

Charles

George

George

George

George

George

George

George

George

Joseph

George

George

Charles

Charles

Charles

Charles

Charles

Charles

Charles

Charles

James

James

James

William Esq

William Esq

William Esq

William Esq

William Esq

William Esq

William Esq

Robert

Joseph

Joseph

George

William

John

John

Joseph Esq

Joseph Esq

John

William

William

S.E.

Joseph

John

William

William

William

William

George

George

John

Joseph

Joseph

James

John

Joseph

Stephen

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Henry

John

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

Joseph

 

 

House yard and garden

House yard and garden

Cooks Close

Cooks Close

Little Well Croft

Well Croft Spring

Great Well Croft

Sappers

Sappers

Five Acres

Deadwomans Field

Deadwomans Spring

Pan Woods

Part of Stockings

Long Meadow

Part of Pains Field

Two cottages and pasture

Further Wick

Lower Pasture

Eight Acres

Home Field

Middle Pasture

Upper Pasture

Homestead etc

Ley Pasture

Little Home Field

Plowed Close

Sweard Close

House and Croft

Garden and Wilderness

Orchard

Home Pasture

 

 

South Close

Preston Castle Homestead

Wilderness, Orchard and 3 Cottages

Breeches

Chamberlains Field

Hither Wick

Todds Close

 

 

)Wilshere and Morgan’s Cottages

)

Barn and Yard

late Gentle's Cottage

Sundry Cottages

Lines Cottage

House, garden etc.

House, Yard, Orchard etc

House Yard and Orchard

Garden and Croft

Near Pasture

Far Pasture

The Wick

Sundry Cottages etc.

Sundry Cottages etc.

Home Pastures

Home Pastures

House and Garden

House and Garden

House and Garden

3 Houses and Gardens

1 House and Garden

1 House and Garden

Clarks Close

House Orchard and part of Close

Part of Orchard

Cottage and Garden

Cottage and Garden

Orchard

Temple Dinsley Homestead

Part of the Park

Part of the Close

Part of the Hither Mead

Part of Farmyard

Upper Mead

Part of Geldings Pasture

Part of Races Field

 

 

 

1811c - Key to Tithe Map

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