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CHESTERTON

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Originally appearing in Volume V06, Page 112 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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CHESTERTON, an urban district in the Chesterton parliamentary division of Cambridgeshire, England, 1z m. N. from Cambridge station, on the north bank of the Cam. Pop. (1901) 9591. The church of St Andrew is Decorated and Perpendicular, retaining ancient woodwork and remains of fresco painting. Along the river are several boat-houses erected by the Cambridge University Boat Club. Boat-building and tile manufacture are local industries.
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