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Pinvin, Worcestershire

Historical Description

Pinvin, a township and a chapelry in Pershore St Andrew parish, Worcestershire, 1¼ mile N by W of Pershore. Post town, Pershore. Acreage of township, 1073; population, 417. There is a parish council consisting of seven members. The living is a perpetual curacy, annexed to the vicarage of St Andrew Pershore, in the diocese of Worcester. The church is Early Norman, and was restored in 1884. It contains some curious frescoes on the walls.

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 
HundredPershore 
Poor Law unionPershore 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Pinvin 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

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Worcestershire papers online:


Visitations Heraldic

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

DistrictWychavon
CountyWorcestershire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtWR10
Post TownPershore