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Pindley

PINDLEY, a hamlet, in the parish of Rowington, union of Warwick, Henley division of the hundred of Barlichway, S. division of the county of Warwick, 4½ miles (E.) from Henley-in-Arden; containing 23 inhabitants, and comprising 277 acres. A Cistercian nunnery, in honour of the Blessed Virgin Mary, was founded here in the time of Henry I., by Robert de Pilardinton: at the Dissolution it had a revenue valued at £27. 14. 7.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858.