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Kingswood, Warwickshire

Historical Description

Kingswood, a hamlet in Lapworth and Rowington parishes, Warwickshire, on the Birmingham and Warwick Canal, and the Stratford-on-Avon Canal, 5 miles NE byN of Henley-in-Arden. It has a station on the G.W.R., and a post office-under Birmingham; money order and telegraph office, Hock-ley Heath.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountyWarwickshire 
Civil parishLapworth 
Poor Law unionSolihull 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Kingswood from the following:

Land and Property

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


Online maps of Kingswood 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.

RegionWest Midlands
Postal districtB94
Post TownSolihull