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Spernall, Warwickshire

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Spernall, Warwickshire

Spernall is a remote village 4 miles north of Alcester in the Parish of Oldberrow, Morton Bagot, and Spernall, in the Stratford on Avon District of Warwickshire, England. In 2001 it had a population of 153. It is situated on the banks of the small River Arrow, the name meaning Spera's border (of his property). Early forms of the name are Spernore. and Spernoure in the 1327 Subsidy Roll. The village consists only of the church and rectory and a few scattered farms and cottages.
DistrictStratford-on-Avon
Post townSTUDLEY
Administrative CountyWarwickshire
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP0862
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWarwickshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWarwickshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWarwickshire
Ambulance AuthorityWest Midlands
Dialling code01527
Population153 (2001 Census)
 

Other names by which Spernall, Warwickshire has been known in the past

Spernore

Spernall, Warwickshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Spernall, par., Warwickshire, 3 miles N. of Alcester, 1090 ac., pop. 88.

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