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Peopleton, Worcestershire

Historical Description

Peopleton, a village and a parish in Worcestershire. The village stands 2 miles NW by N of Pershore station on the G.W.R., 4 NW of Pershore, and has a post office under Pershore; money order and telegraph office, Pershore. The parish comprises 1539 acres; population, 266. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester; net value, £211. The church has a brick tower and has been repaired.

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 parishPeopleton St. Michael 
HundredPershore 
Poor Law unionPershore 

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


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 Peopleton 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.

DistrictWychavon
CountyWorcestershire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtWR10
Post TownPershore