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Feckenham, Worcestershire

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Feckenham, Worcestershire

Feckenham is a village and civil parish in the Borough of Redditch in Worcestershire, England. It lies some 3 miles south-west of the town of Redditch and is around 12 miles north-east of the ancient city of Worcester. It has a population of 670 and its immediate area is the location of notable royal manors that cover over 1,000 years of English history documented in many royal charters and Acts of Parliament.
DistrictRedditch
Post townRedditch
Administrative CountyWorcestershire
Traditional CountyWorcestershire
OS GridSP0061
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Population670
 

Other names by which Feckenham, Worcestershire has been known in the past

Fekenham ~ Fecheha

Feckenham, Worcestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Feckenham, par. and vil., E. Worcestershire, 7 miles SE. of Droitwich, 6787 ac., pop. 4352; P.O., T.O.; has mfrs. of needles, pins, and fish-hooks.

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