Stockcross is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Berkshire, created in 1848 from Speen Ancient Parish.
Alternative names: Stock Cross
Parish registers begin:
- Parish registers: 1839
- Bishop’s Transcripts: 1839
Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist
The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870
STOCKCROSS, a chapelry in Speen parish, Berks; 2½ miles WNW of Newbury r. station. It was constituted in 1844; and it has a post-office under Newbury. Pop., 815. Houses, 191. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Oxford. Value, £125. Patron, the Vicar of Speen. The church was built in 1839. There are a Wesleyan chapel and two parochial schools.
Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].
- County: Berkshire
- Civil Registration District: Newbury
- Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Berkshire
- Diocese: Pre-1836 - Salisbury, Post-1835 - Oxford
- Rural Deanery: Newbury
- Poor Law Union: Newbury
- Hundred: Faircross; Kintbury Eagle
- Province: Canterbury