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Epwell, Oxfordshire

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Epwell, Oxfordshire

Epwell is a village and civil parish in the north of Oxfordshire about 6 miles west of Banbury. Its toponym is believed to be derived from the Old English Eoppa's Well.
DistrictCherwell
Post townBanbury
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyOxfordshire
OS GridSP3540
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 code01295
Population293 (2001 census)
 

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

Epwell, township, Swalcliffe par., Oxfordshire, 6 miles W. of Banbury, 1140 ac., pop. 259.

Epwell, Oxfordshire in "A Topographical Dictionary of England" edited by Samuel Lewis (1848)

EPWELL, a chapelry, in the parish of Swalcliffe, union and hundred of Banbury, county of Oxford, 7 miles (W.) from Banbury; containing 316 inhabitants. The chapel is dedicated to St. Anne, and is a small edifice, consisting of a chancel and nave, a tower placed on the south side of the nave, and a small south aisle adjoining the tower and on the east of it, but opening only into the nave.

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