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Hinwick is a hamlet in northwest Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom; it is around nine miles north west of Bedford and is about 1 km east of the county border with Northamptonshire which is also the postal county. The hamlet is in the parish of Podington, which is sometimes called "Podington and Hinwick" and this parish was within the Hundred of Willey. Hinwick was recorded in the Domesday Book in 1086 as Haneuuich, also spelt Heneuuiche or Henewich and has also been recorded as Henewic and Hynewyk from the 13th century. Today Hinwick is within the electoral ward of Harrold which is in the Borough of Bedford.
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by David Mills
Hinwick Beds. Heneuuic(h) 1086 (DB). 'Farm where hens are kept'. OE henn + wīc. Hinxhill Kent .
by William Berry
” ORLEBAR, [Hinwick, Bedfordshire.] ...
An alphabetical dictionary of coats of arms belonging to families in Great Britain and Ireland, ed. by A.W. Morant (1874)
by Alfred William W. Morant
Orlebar, Hinwick House, co.
Comprising the Several Counties, Cities, Boroughs, Corporate and Market Towns, Parishes, and Townships, and the Islands of Guernsey, Jersey, and Man, with Historical and Statistical Descriptions ; and Embellished with Engravings of the Arms of the Cities, Bouroughs, Bishoprics, Universities, and Colleges, and of the Seals of the Various Municipal Corporations by Samuel Lewis
HINWICK, a hamlet, in the parish of PopDINGTON, union of WELLINGBorough, hundred of WILLEY, county of BEDFord, 4+ miles (N.) from Harrold ; containing 204 inhabitants. HINXHILL (St. MARY), a parish, in the union of EAST Ash Ford, ...
Compiled from Local Information, and the Most Recent and Official Authorities by John Gorton
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Hinwick Hall, Beds.
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Scrabble value of H4I1N1W4I1C3K5
The value of this 7-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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