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Draycote, Warwickshire

Historical Description

Draycote, a hamlet in Bourton-upon-Dunsmore parish, Warwickshire, 5½ miles SW of Rugby. Draycote Hill is a conspicuous feature. There is a Baptist chapel.

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 parishBourton upon Dunsmoor 
HundredKnightlow 
Poor Law unionRugby 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Draycote from the following:


Land and Property

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


Maps

Online maps of Draycote 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.

DistrictRugby
CountyWarwickshire
RegionWest Midlands
CountryEngland
Postal districtCV23
Post TownRugby