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Holsden Green, vil., AYillesden par., Middlesex, 6
miles NAY. of London.

Holset, hamlet, East Portlemouth par., S. Devon, 4
miles S. of Kingsbridge.

llolstone Down, on N. coast of Devon, 3 miles E.
of Combmartin, alt. 1187 ft.

Holsworthy, market town and par. with ry. sta.,
S. Devon, on eminence, 15 miles AY. of Hatherleigli,
1218 ac., pop. 1716 ; P.O., T.O., 4 Banks. Market-days,
Wednesday and Saturday; has important cattle market
and trade in agricultural produce.

Holsworthy and Bude Canal, Devon, extending
from Bude to a point 14 mile NE. of Holsworthy; was
made in 1819-1826, and is 33 miles long including its

Holt.—pari, bor., par., and township, Denbighshire,
on river Dee, 54 miles NE. of AVrexham—bor. and
township, 2921 ac., pop. 1023; par., 6445 ac., pop.
1464; P.O.; has remains of an ancient castle; unites
with Denbigh, Ruthin, and AVrexham in returning 1
member to Parliament.—2. Holt, market town and
par., N. Norfolk, on eminence, 10 miles NAV. of
Aylsham, 2991 ac., pop. 1535; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank.
Wednesday. Holt was the birthplace of
Sir Thomas Gresham (1519-1579), merchant, founder
of the Royal Exchange, London.—3. Holt, hundred,
N. Norfolk, 43,908 ac., pop. 8963; contains 31 pars.
—4. Holt, tithing, Kintbury par., Berks, 5| miles
SAV. of Newbury. — 5. Holt, eccl. dist., AVimborne
Minster par., Dorset, pop. 1100; contains Holt
Chapel, 4 miles NE. of AVimborne; P.O. —
6. Holt,
hamlet, 2 miles N. of Bishops A\7altham, N. Hants.
— 7. Holt (or Ycvill Holt), township, Medbourne
par., S. Leicestershire,
74 miles NE. of Market
Harborough, pop. 88.—8. Holt, hamlet, 2 miles NE.
of Cheadle, N. Staffordshire.—9. Holt, hamlet, in
par. and 14 mile NE. of Kingsbury, N. AYarwickshire.
—10. Holt, eccl. dist. and vil. with ry. sta. (Holt
Junction), Bradford on Avon par., N. AYilts—dist.,
pop. 936; vil., 3 miles NE. of Bradford on Avon;
P.O., T.o.—IS. Holt, par., township, and vil., in co. and
54 miles NAY. of AYorcester, on river Severn—par.,
2911 ac., pop. 453; township, 1951 ac., pop. 239.

Holt, Higher and Lower, 2 hamlets, AYitham
Friary par., E. Somerset, 4 miles SAY. of Frome.

Holt, The, seat, Northamptonshire; post-town,
Middleton Cheney.

Holt Chapel, 4 miles NE. of AVimborne, Dorset;
p.o. See

Holt Fleet, hamlet, Ombersley par., AY. AYorcester-
shire, 4 miles AY. of Droitwich.

Holt Heath, hamlet, Holt par., in co. and 44 m. NAY.
of AYorcester; P.O. See

Holt Junction, ry. sta., N. AYilts, 3 miles NE. of
Bradford on Avon. See

Holt Preen, hamlet, Cardington par., S. Shropshire,
4 miles E. of Church Stretton.

Holt Street, hamlet, Nonington par., E. Kent, 7
miles SAY. of Sandwich.

Holtby.—par. and township with ry. sta., North-
Riding Yorkshire, 8J miles NE. of York—par., 1904 ac.
(including acres of AVarthill par.), pop. 172 ; township,
901 ac., pop. 136.—2. Holtby, hamlet, Hornby par.,
North-Riding Yorkshire, 24 miles NAA7. of Bedale; in
vicinity is the seat of Holtby House. See
Myers with Holtby.

Holtham, place, East Tisted par., N. Hants, 5 miles
S. of Alton.

nolton.—ry. sta., 54 miles N. of Market Rasen, N.
Lincolnshire ; in vicinity is the seat of Holton Park.
Holton-le-Mook.—2. Holton, par., in co. and 6
miles E. of Oxford, 1717 ac., pop. 237.—3. Holton,
par. and vil., mid. Somerset, 24 miles SAY. of AVin-
canton, 491 ac., pop. 169; P.O.—4. Holton, par. and
vil., E. Suffolk, 2 miles NE. of Halesworth, 1130 ac.,
pop. 411; P.O.; in vicinity is the seat of Holton Hall.

Holton (and Holton Square), mining vil., in par.
and near Alloa, Clackmannanshire.

Holton Bcckcring, par., in co. and 4£ miles NE. of
Lincoln, 1862 ac., pop. 165.

Holton Green, hamlet, Suffolk, 64 m. S. of Ipswich.

Holton St Mary, par., E. Suffolk, 4 miles SE. of
Hadleigh, 837 ac., pop. 169.

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