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Culmington, Shropshire

Historical Description

Culmington, a township and a parish in Salop. The township lies on the river Corve, 3 miles N of Bromfield station on the L. & N.W. and G.W. Joint railways, and 5 N by W of Ludlow. The parish includes also the townships of Burley, Siefton, and Bache and Norton, and its post town is Bromfield (R.S.O.) Acreage, 3558; population, 522. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Hereford; net value, £471 with residence. The church is Norman and Early English, and contains a double piscina.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountySalop 
Ecclesiastical parishCulmington All Saints 
Poor Law unionLudlow 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Church Records

Findmypast, in association with the Shropshire Archives have the Baptisms, Banns, Marriages, and Burials online for Culmington

Civil Registration

For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Culmington from the following:

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Shropshire (Salop) is available to browse.


Online maps of Culmington are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Shropshire newspapers online:

Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Shropshire, 1623 is available on the Heraldry page.

RegionWest Midlands
Postal districtSY8
Post TownLudlow