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Draperstown, vil. with ry. sta., Ballynascreen par.,
S. co. Londonderry, 8 miles NW. of Magherafelt, pop.
475; P.O., T.o., 1 Bank. Market-day,

Draughton.—par., in co. and 10 miles NE. of North-
ampton, 1477 ac., pop. 161.—2. Dranghton, township,
in par. and 3J miles NE. of Skipton, N. div. West-
Riding Yorkshire, 2501 ac., pop. 178 ; P.O.

Drax, par. and township, E. div. West-Riding York-
shire, on river Ouse, 34 m. NE. of Snaith—par., 6970 ac.
(229 water), pop. 1077; township, 1382ac., pop. 371; P.O.

Drax, Long, township, Drax par., E. div. West-
Riding Yorkshire, 1696 ac., pop. 156.

Draycot.—eccl. dist. and vil. with ry. sta. (Draycott),
Cheddar and Stoke Rodney pars., mid. Somerset—dist.,
pop. 593; vil., 4 miles SE. of Axbridge; P.O. —
Draycot, 24 miles SW. of Cheadle, N. Staffordshire;
p.o. See
Draycott in the Moors.

Draycot Cernc, par., N. AVilts, 3| miles NE. of
Chippenham, 1066 ac., pop. 144 ; contains D. House.

Draycot Follatt, par., N. AVilts, 44 miles SE. of
Swindon, 702 ac., pop. 46.

Draycotc, hamlet, Bourton on Dunsmore par., N.
Warwickshire, 5 miles SW of Rugby.

Draycott.—hamlet, Ickford par., Bucks, 4 miles W.
of Thame.—2. Draycott, hamlet with ry. sta., in co.
and 64 miles SE. of Derby; P.O. See DRAYCOTT
Church AVilne.
— 3. Draycott, hamlet, Limington
par., mid. Somerset, 14 mile SE. of Ilchester.—4.
Draycott, hamlet, Blockley par., E. Worcestershire, 10
miles SE. of Evesham.—5. Draycott, ry. sta., Somer-
set. See

Draycott Hall, seat, near Richmond, N.-RidingYork.

Draycott Moor, hamlet, Longworth par., Berks, 54
miles AV. of Abingdon.

Draycott and Chnrch Wilne, township (ry. sta.
Draycott), Wilne par., S. Derbyshire, on river Derwent,
64 miles SE. of Derby, 1451 ac., pop. 1015; P.O., T.O.,
called Draycott; contains Draycott House.

Draycott In the Clay, township, Hanbury par., N.
Staffordshire, 4 miles SE. of Uttoxeter, pop. 451; P.O.

Draycott In the Moors, par. and vil., N. Stafford-
shire, 24 miles SW. of Cheadle, 3907ac., pop. 406; P.O.,
called Draycot.

Drayton. — par. and vil., Berks, 2 miles SW. of
Abingdon, 1851 ac., pop. 622; P.O.—2. Drayton, town-
ship, Bringhurst par., S. Leicestershire, 2 miles W. of
Rockingham, pop. 137; birthplace of George Fox (1624-
1690), founder of the Quakers or Society of Friends.—

3. Drayton, par. and vil. with ry. sta., S. Norfolk, 44
miles NW. of Norwich, 1332 ac., pop. 408; P.O.; in
vicinity of vil. is Drayton Hall.—4. Drayton, hamlet,
Daventry par., S. Northampton.—5. Drayton, par.,
N. Oxfordshire, 2 miles NAV. of Banbury, 926 ac., pop.
162. — 6. Drayton, par., SE. Oxfordshire, on river
Thame, 5 miles E. of Culham ry. sta., 1288 ac., pop.
287.—7. Drayton, par., W. Somerset, 14 mile SAV. of
Langport, 2165 ac., pop. 472.—8. Drayton, hamlet, in
par. and 1 mile NE. of Penkridge, AV. Staffordshire.—
9. Drayton, hamlet with ry. sta., 2 m. E. of Chichester,
AV. Sussex.—10. Drayton, hamlet, Old Stratford par.,

S. Warwickshire, 2 m. W. of Stratford-on-Avon. — II.
Drayton, hamlet, 5 m. NW. of Bromsgrove, Worcester.

Drayton, Dry, par., in co. and 54 miles NW. of
Cambridge, 2389 ac., pop. 374; P.O.

Drayton, East, par. and vil., N. Notts, 7 miles SE.
of East Retford, 1543 ac., pop. 214.

Drayton, Fen, par., Cambridge. See Fen Drayton.

Drayton, Fenny, par., S. Leicestershire, 3 miles
SE. of Atherstone, 1280 ac., pop. 139.

Drayton, Market (or Drayton in Hales), market
town and township, with ry. sta., N. Shropshire, Dray-
ton in Hales par., onr. Terne, 18 m. NE. of Shrewsbury
and 158 NAV. of London, 7768ac., pop. 5188; P.O., T.o.,
2 Banks. Market-day,
Wednesday; is an old town, and
is supposed to be the
Caer Draithon of the Britons.
The par. church is not much later than the Conquest.
The free grammar-school was founded in the reign of
Philip and Mary. Market Drayton has mfrs. of paper
and haircloth, and some foundries and tanneries.

Drayton, West.—par. and ry. sta., W. Middlesex, 5
miles E. of Slough, 878 ac. (21 water), pop. 1009 ; p.o.
—2. Drayton, West, par., N. Notts, 4 miles S. of East
Retford, 1390 ac., pop. 75.

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