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Bordesley Park, Worcestershire

Historical Description

Bordesley Park, a seat in Tardebigge parish, Worcestershire, near the Worcester and Birmingham Canal, 5 miles E by S of Bromsgrove. A Cistercian abbey was founded here in 1138 by the Empress Maud, and given at the dissolution to Lord Windsor. Scarcely any traces of the abbey remain.

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

Administration

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

Ancient CountyWorcestershire 
Civil parishTardebigg 
HundredHalfshire 
Poor Law unionBromsgrove 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Bordesley Park from the following: