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Church Honeybourne, Worcestershire

Historical Description

Church-Honeybourne or Steeple-Honeybourne, a village and a parish in Worcestershire, on Icknield Street, at the verge of the county, 5 miles E of Evesham, with a station under the name of Honeybourne on the G.W.R., and a post office of the same name under Broadway; money order office, Broadway; telegraph office, the railway station. Acreage, 1339; population, 95. The living is a vicarage, with the vicarage of Cow Honeybourne annexed, in the diocese of Worcester; net value, £200 with residence. The church is ancient.

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 parishChurch Honeybourne St. Egwin 
HundredBlackenhurst 
Poor Law unionEvesham 

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


Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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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.