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Shutford, Oxfordshire

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Shutford, Oxfordshire

Shutford is a village and civil parish about 4.5 miles west of Banbury in Oxfordshire. The village is about 475 feet above sea level. In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Shutford like this: SHUTFORD, a chapelry in Swalcliffe parish, Oxford; 5 miles W of Banbury r. station. It has a postal pillar-box under Banbury. Acres, 640. Real property, £2,840. Pop. , 386. Houses, 98. The living is annexed to Swalcliffe. The church was repaired in 1841.
DistrictCherwell District
Post townBanbury
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyOxfordshire
OS GridSP3840
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01295
Population461 (2001 census)

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

Shutford East and West

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

Shutford, East and West, 2 townships, Swalcliffe par., Oxfordshire, 5 miles W. of Banbury - East Shutford, 400ac., pop. 21; West Shutford, 952 ac., pop. 313.

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