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Onibury, Shropshire

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Onibury, Shropshire

Onibury is a village and civil parish on the River Onny in southern Shropshire, about 4 miles northwest of the market town of Ludlow. Historically, Onibury was in the lower division of the hundred of Munslow. The parish includes the hamlet of Walton and was extended in the 1960s to include parts from Clungunford. It is close to the boundaries of the parishes of Stokesay (now part of Craven Arms parish) and Stanton Lacy. The country houses of Ferney Hall and Stokesay Court are in the parish.
Post townLudlow
Administrative CountyShropshire
Traditional CountyShropshire
OS GridSO4579
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityShropshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01584
Population300 (2001 census)

Other names by which Onibury, Shropshire has been known in the past


Onibury, Shropshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Onibury, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Shropshire, on river Quny, 5 miles NW. of Ludlow, 2493 ac., pop. 458.

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