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Spelsbury, Oxfordshire

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Spelsbury, Oxfordshire

Spelsbury is a village and civil parish about 1.5 miles north of Charlbury and about 4 miles southeast of Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire. Spelsbury stands on a narrow hill between the Coldron and Taston brooks overlooking the River Evenlode and the ancient Wychwood Forest to the south.
DistrictWest Oxfordshire
Post townChipping Norton
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyOxfordshire
OS GridSP3421
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 code01608
Population350 (parish, including Dean & Taston) (2001 census)
 

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

Spilsbury ~ Spelesberie

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

Spelsbury, par. and vil., Oxfordshire, in NW. of co., 1½ mile NW. of Charlbury, 4304 ac., pop. 540.

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