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Hillmorton, Warwickshire

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Hillmorton, Warwickshire

Hillmorton is an area of the town of Rugby, Warwickshire, it comprises most of the eastern half of the town. Before Rugby spread so far east, Hillmorton was a village. At one time a market was held in Hillmorton, and remnants of the old village green still remain. It was formed by amalgamation of two settlements: Hill and Morton.
Administrative CountyWarwickshire
Traditional CountyWarwickshire
OS GridSP5373
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionWest Midlands
Police AuthorityWarwickshire

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

Hill ~ Hill Morton ~ Hull ~ Mortone

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

Hillmorton, par. and vil., N. Warwickshire, 2½ miles SE. of Rugby, 3150 ac., pop. 1311; P.O., called Hill Morton.

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