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Whittington, Worcestershire

Historical Description

Whittington, a hamlet and a chapelry in Worcester St Peter parish, Worcestershire, 2 miles SE by S of Worcester. It has a post and telegraph office under Worcester; money order office, Worcester. The living is annexed to the vicarage of St Peter the Great, Worcester. The church is modern and in the Early English style.

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 
HundredOswaldslow 
Poor Law unionPershore 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Whittington from the following:


Land and Property

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


Maps

Online maps of Whittington are available from a number of sites:


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 districtWR5
Post TownWorcester