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Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire

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Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire

Minster Lovell is a village and civil parish on the River Windrush about 2.5 miles west of Witney in Oxfordshire. Minster Lovell village has three parts: Old Minster, Little Minster and New Minster. Old Minster includes St. Kenelm's Parish Church, Minster Lovell Hall and the Old Swan Inn and Minster Mill Hotel. A large part of New Minster is the Charterville Allotments, which were founded by the Chartists in 1846-50.
DistrictWest Oxfordshire
Post townWitney
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyOxfordshire
OS GridSP3110
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01993
Population1,348 (2001 census)
 

Other names by which Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire has been known in the past

Minster Lovel

Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Minster Lovel, par. and vil., Oxfordshire, on river Windrush, 2½ miles NW. of Witney, 1951 ac., pop. 511; P.O.; has ruined hall of priory of time of King John.

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