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Wappenbury, Warwickshire

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Wappenbury, Warwickshire

Wappenbury is a village and civil parish in the English county of Warwickshire. Located on the north bank of the River Leam Wappenbury is almost entirely inside the ramparts of an Iron Age hill fort. The nearest town is Leamington Spa, some four miles to the south west of Wappenbury. During the Second World War its vicar was William Purcell Witcutt.
Administrative CountyWarwickshire
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP3769
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityWarwickshire
 

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

Wapeberie

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

Wappenbury, par. and township, Warwickshire, 4½ miles NE. of Leamington - par., 1450 ac., pop. 230; township, pop. 82.

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