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Wickhamford, Worcestershire

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Wickhamford, Worcestershire

Wickhamford is a village and a civil parish in Worcestershire, England. It is situated on the A44 road approximately halfway between the towns of Evesham and Broadway. It is mentioned in 1086 in the Domesday Book under the name of Wiquene when it was owned by Evesham Abbey.
DistrictWychavon
Post townEVESHAM
Administrative CountyWorcestershire
Traditional CountyWorcestershire
OS GridSP0641
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWest Mercia
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Fire and Rescue AuthorityHereford and Worcester
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
 

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

Wiquene

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

Wickhamford, par., Worcestershire, 2½ miles SE. of Evesham, 1242 ac., pop. 123.

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