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Heightington, Worcestershire

Historical Description

Heightington, a chapelry in Eock parish, Worcestershire, on a small affluent of the Severn, 3 miles W of Stourport, and 3 SW of Bewdley. Post town, Eock, under Bewdley. The church is a small ancient building.

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 CountyWorcestershire 
Civil parishRock 
Poor Law unionCleobury-Mortimer 

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

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Heightington from the following:

Land and Property

The full transcript of the Worcestershire section of the Return of Owners of Land, 1873.


Online maps of Heightington are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

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

Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Worcestershire 1569 is available on the Heraldry page.

DistrictWyre Forest
RegionWest Midlands
Postal districtDY12
Post TownBewdley