Place:St Luke, Middlesex, England

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NameSt Luke
Alt namesSt Luke Old Streetsource: Vision of Britain
TypeParish
Coordinates51.52525°N 0.093947°W
Located inMiddlesex, England
Also located inSt Giles Cripplegate, London, England     ( - 1733)
Finsbury, Middlesex, England     (1900 - 1965)
London, England     (1889 - 1965)
Greater London, England     (1965 - present)
source: Family History Library Catalog


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St Luke, or St Luke Old Street, was historically part of the parish of St Giles Cripplegate, which straddled the City of London and Middlesex. St Luke was made a parish in 1733 and lay entirely in Middlesex. In 1889 the parish of St Luke was transferred from Middlesex to the newly-created County of London and in 1900 became part of Finsbury Metropolitan Borough. Finsbury Metropolitan Borough was abolished in 1965, becoming part of the London Borough of Islington.