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South Littleton, Worcestershire

Historical Description

Littleton, South, a village and a parish in Worcestershire, half a mile N of Littleton and Badsey station on the G.W.R., and 3 miles NE by N of Evesham. There is a post and telegraph office under Evesham; money order office, Badsey. Acreage, 813; population, 310. The living is a vicarage, united with the vicarage of North Littleton, in the diocese of Worcester; gross value, £266 with residence. Patrons, Christ Church, Oxford. The church ranges from Norman downwards, 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 parishSouth Littleton St. Mary and St. Nicholas 
HundredBlackenhurst 
Poor Law unionEvesham 

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 South Littleton 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 districtWR11
Post TownEvesham