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Dorsington, Warwickshire

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Dorsington, Warwickshire

Dorsington is a civil parish in the Stratford-on-Avon district, in the county of Warwickshire, England. Dorsington was in Gloucestershire until it was transferred to Warwickshire in 1931. It is located 2¾ miles West of Milcote railway station. It has a church called Church of St Peter. Dorsington was recorded in the Domesday Book as Dorsitone / Dorsintune. In 2001 it had a population of 138 of which 64 were males and 74 were females and were living in 49 houses.
Administrative CountyWarwickshire
Traditional CountyGloucestershire
OS GridSP1349
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWarwickshire

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

Dorsitone ~ Dorsintune

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

Dorsington, par. and hamlet, E. Gloucestershire, 5 miles SW. of Stratford-on-Avon, 910 ac., pop. 94.

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