In England, a township (Latin: villa) is a local division or district of a large parish containing a village or small town usually having its own church. A township may or may not be coterminous with a chapelry, manor, or any other minor area of local administration. The township is distinguished from the following: 'Township' is, however, sometimes used loosely for one of the above.

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  • In England, a township (Latin: villa) is a local division or district of a large parish containing a village or small town usually having its own church. A township may or may not be coterminous with a chapelry, manor, or any other minor area of local administration. The township is distinguished from the following: * Vill: traditionally, among legal historians, a vill referred to the tract of land of a rural community, whereas 'township' was referred to when the tax and legal administration of a rural community was meant. * Chapelry: the 'parish' of a chapel (a church without full parochial functions). * Tithing: the basic unit of the medieval Frankpledge system. 'Township' is, however, sometimes used loosely for one of the above. (en)
  • Na Inglaterra, township (latin - vill) geralmente significa uma aldeia ou hamlet. (pt)
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  • Na Inglaterra, township (latin - vill) geralmente significa uma aldeia ou hamlet. (pt)
  • In England, a township (Latin: villa) is a local division or district of a large parish containing a village or small town usually having its own church. A township may or may not be coterminous with a chapelry, manor, or any other minor area of local administration. The township is distinguished from the following: 'Township' is, however, sometimes used loosely for one of the above. (en)
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  • Township (England) (en)
  • Township (Inglaterra) (pt)
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