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Chaceley, Worcestershire

Historical Description

Chaceley or Chaseley, a village and a parish in Worcestershire, on the river Severn, 3 miles SW of Tewkesbury. There is a post office under Tewkesbury; money order office, Corse Lawn; telegraph office, Tewkesbury. Acreage, 1763; population, 255. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Worcester, in the gift of the Vicar of Longdon; net value, £158 with residence. The church is old, and was restored in 1883.

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 
Ecclesiastical parishChaseley St. John The Baptist 
HundredPershore 
Poor Law unionTewkesbury 

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


Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Chaceley from the following:


Land and Property

The full transcript of the Worcestershire section of the Return of Owners of Land, 1873.


Maps

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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Worcestershire 1569 is available on the Heraldry page.

DistrictTewkesbury
CountyGloucestershire
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Postal districtGL19
Post TownGloucester