Bow Brickhill is an Ancient Parish in the county of Buckinghamshire.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1653
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1600

Nonconformists include: Baptist, Independent/Congregational, and Wesleyan Methodist.

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BRICKHILL (Bow),-a village and a parish in Newport-Pagnell district, Bucks. The village stands near Watling-street, the river Ouzel, the Grand Junction canal, and the Bletchley and Bedford railway, 2 miles E of Fenny Stratford station.

The parish comprises 1,380 acres; and its Post Town is Fenny-Stratford, under Bletchley station. Real property, £2,805. Pop., 546. Houses, 127. The property is divided among a few. The surface includes Bow-Brickhill eminence, 683 feet high; and is partly common. Some of the inhabitants are lace and straw-plait makers.

The living is a rectory in the diocese of Oxford. Value, £370. Patron, Queen’s College, Cambridge. The church stands conspicuously on a steep eminence above the village. Charities, £32.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Parish Records


England, Buckinghamshire, Bow-Brickhill – Cemeteries ( 1 )
Monumental inscriptions, Buckingham, Bow-Brickhill, England, 1700-1900

England, Buckinghamshire, Bow-Brickhill – Census ( 1 )
Census returns for Bow Brickhill, 1841-1891
Author: Great Britain. Census Office

England, Buckinghamshire, Bow-Brickhill – Census – 1851 ( 1 )
1851 census of the Brickhills
Author: Buckinghamshire Family History Society

England, Buckinghamshire, Bow-Brickhill – Church records ( 3 )
All Saints Bow Brickhill, Bucks, parish registers
Author: Church of England. All Saints Church (Bow Brickhill, Buckinghamshire); Bletchley Archaeological and Historical Society

Bishop’s transcripts for Bow-Brickhill, 1600-1831
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bow-Brickhill (Buckinghamshire)

Parish registers for Bow-Brickhill, 1653-1885
Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bow-Brickhill (Buckinghamshire)

England, Buckinghamshire, Bow-Brickhill – Church records – Indexes ( 1 )
Computer printout of Bow Brickhill, Bucks., Eng

England, Buckinghamshire, Bow-Brickhill – History ( 1 )
Bow Brickhill, Buckinghamshire : a brief history of the village and the church
Author: Morrell, R. Conyers


Old maps of Britain and Europe from A Vision of Britain Through Time


  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Civil Registration District: Newport Pagnell
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Buckingham
  • Diocese: Pre-1845 – Lincoln, Post-1844 – Oxford
  • Rural Deanery: Pre-1845 – None, Post-1844 – Newport
  • Poor Law Union: Newport Pagnell
  • Hundred: Newport
  • Province: Canterbury