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Oversley, Warwickshire

Historical Description

Oversley, a township in Arrow parish, Warwickshire, on the river Arrow, partly surrounding Alcester. It comprises 1478 acres; population, 319. The Alcester workhouse is here.

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 parishArrow 
HundredBarlichway 
Poor Law unionAlcester 

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


Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Oversley from the following:


Land and Property

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


Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

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