Barton Westcott, Oxfordshire
Barton-Westcott, a parish in Woodstock union, Oxfordshire, on the river Dome, 2 ½ miles W of Heyford station on the G.W.R., and 4 ½ SSW of Deddington. Post town, Oxford; money order office, Middle-Barton; telegraph office, Steeple-Aston. Acreage, 910 ; population of the civil parish, 215; of the ecclesiastical, 231. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Oxford. The church has some Norman features, and was restored in 1856.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
|Ecclesiastical parish||Barton-Westcott St. Edward|
|Poor Law union||Woodstock|
Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for Barton Westcott from the following:
Land and Property
A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Oxfordshire is available online
Newspapers and Periodicals
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- Oxford Chronicle and Reading Gazette
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- Oxford Times
- Banbury Beacon
- Ossett Observer
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