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Tibberton, Shropshire

Historical Description

Tibberton, a village, a township, and an ecclesiastical parish in Edgmond parish, Salop. The village is 4 miles. NE of Crudginton station on the G.W.R., and 4¼ WNW of Newport station on The L. & N.W.R. It has a post and telegraph office under Newport; money order office, Newport. The township comprises 1494 acres; population, 344. There is a parish council consisting of seven members. There are paper mills. The ecclesiastical parish was constituted in 1861, and includes the township of Cherrington. Population, 505. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lichfield; net value, £105 with residence. Patron, the Rector of Edgmond. The church was rebuilt in 1842, is in the Perpendicular style, and consists of chancel, nave, N transept, and tower with five bells. There is a Primitive Methodist chapel.

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 
Civil parishEdgmond 
HundredSouth Bradford 
Poor Law unionDroitwich 

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 Tibberton

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Tibberton from the following:

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Tibberton 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.

CountyTelford and Wrekin
RegionWest Midlands
Postal districtTF10
Post TownNewport