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Waters Upton, Telford and Wrekin

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Waters Upton, Telford and Wrekin

Waters Upton is a small village and civil parish in Shropshire, England. It was recorded in the Domesday book as "Uptone", when it was stated to be tenanted by a "Seuuard", and to have been held by a man called "Gamel" before the Conquest. At the time of the survey it contained 3 ox-teams, 4 neat-herds, 4 villeins, 1 boor and 1 radman, and a mill of 12s. 1d. annual value.
Administrative CountyTelford and Wrekin
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSJ6319
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
 

Other names by which Waters Upton, Telford and Wrekin has been known in the past

U. Parva ~ Upton Parva ~ Upton Waters

Waters Upton, Telford and Wrekin in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Upton Parva (or Waters Upton), par., Shropshire, 5½ miles NW. of Wellington, 761 ac., pop. 195; P.O., called Waters Upton.

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