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Other names by which Oxenton, Gloucestershire has been known in the past
Oxenton, Gloucestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Oxenton, par., Gloucestershire, 4½ miles SE. of Tewkesbury, 1050 ac., pop. 136.
Oxenton, Gloucestershire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)
OXENTON (St. John the Baptist), a parish, in the union, and Lower division of the hundred, of Tewkesbury, E. division of the county of Gloucester, 5 miles (E. by S.) from Tewkesbury; containing 139 inhabitants. It is on the road between Evesham and Cheltenham, and comprises about 1000 acres. The living is a perpetual curacy; net income, £68; patron, the Rev. E. Beaven; impropriator, E. Shepherd, Esq. The impropriate tithes were commuted for land and a money payment in 1774; the incumbent's glebe comprises about 23 acres of land in distant parishes.
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