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Lower Shuckburgh, Warwickshire

Historical Description

Shuckburgh, Lower, a village and a parish in Warwickshire, 5 miles E of Southam, and 6 W of Daventry station on the L. & N.W.R. Post town, Daventry; money order office, Napton; telegraph office, Stockton. Acreage, 985; population, 98. The living is a vicarage united with Upper Shuckburgh in the diocese of Worcester; net value, £151. The church was rebuilt in 1864.

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 CountyWarwickshire 
Ecclesiastical parishLower Shuckburgh St. John the Baptist 
HundredKington 
Poor Law unionSoutham 

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


Church Records

The Warwickshire County Record Office hold the following registers for Lower Shuckburgh:

BaptismsMarriagesBurials
1679-19941697-19911678-1990

Most of the records prior to 1911 have been digitised and are available on Ancestry.co.uk


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 Lower Shuckburgh from the following:


Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Warwickshire is available to browse.


Maps

Online maps of Lower Shuckburgh are available from a number of sites:


Newspapers and Periodicals

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


Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Warwickshire 1619 is available on the Heraldry page.

DistrictStratford-on-Avon
CountyWarwickshire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtNN11
Post TownDaventry