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Oxenton, Gloucestershire

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Oxenton, Gloucestershire

Administrative CountyGloucestershire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridSO9531
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityGloucestershire
 

Other names by which Oxenton, Gloucestershire has been known in the past

Oxendone

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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