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Old Fletton was an urban district in the county of Huntingdonshire and then (from 1965) in the county of Huntingdon and Peterborough. The urban district was abolished under the Local Government Act 1972 and now forms part of the city of Peterborough in Cambridgeshire.
The urban district incorporated the parishes of:—
- Old Fletton (ecclesiastical parish: St. Margaret, Fletton). (New Fletton was administered by the municipal borough of Peterborough which was in the Soke of Peterborough, Northamptonshire, until 1965, and then in Huntingdon and Peterborough.) The earlier parish of Fletton was in Peterborough Municipal District from 1874 until 1894.
- Stanground South established 1905 (ecclesiastical parish: St. John the Baptist, Stanground). (Stanground North fell within Thorney Rural District in the Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire which transferred to Huntingdon and Peterborough in 1965.) The earlier parish of Stanground was in Norman Cross Rural District.
- Woodston Rural (sometimes Woodstone Rural) (ecclesiastical parish: St. Augustine of Canterbury, Woodston). (Woodston Urban was administered by the municipal borough of Peterborough which was in the Soke of Peterborough, Northamptonshire, until 1965, and then in Huntingdon and Peterborough.) The earlier parish of Woodston or Woodstone was in Peterborough Municipal District from 1874 until 1894.
- Original historical documents relating to Huntingdonshire are held by Cambridgeshire Archives and Local Studies at the County Record Office in Huntingdon.
- A History of the County of Huntingdon in 3 volumes from British History Online (Victoria County Histories), published 1911. This is by far the most complete history of the parishes of the county to be found online. The chapters are ordered by the divisions of the county called hundreds, but each chapter is linked to the volume's content page.
- GENUKI has a page on Huntingdonshire and pages for each of the ecclesiastical parishes in the county. These give references to other organizations who hold genealogical information for the local area.
- The FamilyTree Wiki has a series of pages similar to those provided by GENUKI which may have been prepared at a later date.
- A Vision of Britain through Time, section "Units and Statistics" leads to analyses of population and organization of the county from about 1800 through 1974. There are pages available for all civil parishes, municipal boroughs and other administrative divisions.
- Map of Huntingdonshire divisions in 1888 produced by UK Ordnance Survey and provided online by A Vision of Britain through Time
- Map of Huntingdonshire divisions in 1944 produced by UK Ordnance Survey and provided online by A Vision of Britain through Time