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Copston Magna or Great Copston, Warwickshire

Historical Description

Copston - Magna or Great Copston, a township in Monks-Kirkby parish, Warwickshire, 4 miles SE of Welles-thorpe station on the M.R., and 5 S of Hinckley, which is the post town. Acreage, 1144; population, 74. It has a chapel of ease to Monks-Kirby.

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 
Civil parishMonks Kirby 
HundredKnightlow 
Poor Law unionLutterworth 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Copston Magna or Great Copston from the following:


Land and Property

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


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.