Burton upon Trent Holy Trinity is an Ecclesiastical Parish partly in Derbyshire and partly in Staffordshire; Created in 1825 from Burton upon Trent St Mowden Ancient Parish (Staffordshire).

Other places in the parish include: Winshill, Horninglow, Stretton near Burton upon Trent, and Strettone.

Parish church: Holy Trinity

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1824
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1824

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Independent/Congregational.

Parishes adjacent to Burton upon Trent Holy Trinity

Historical Descriptions


The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

HORNINGLOW, a village and a township in Burton-upon-Trent parish, Stafford. The village stands on a rising ground, near the Grand Trunk canal and the Burton and Derby railway-, 2 miles NW of Burton-uponTrent; commands a view of the Trent valley; and has a post office under Burton-upon-Trent.-The township includes also the hamlets of Outwood and Whetmore. Acres, 2, 430. Real property, £7, 047. Pop. in 1851, . 815; in 1861, 1,968. Houses, 395. The increase of pop. arose partly from the operations of a Freehold Land Society. The manor belongs to the Marquis of Anglesey. A chapelry of H. was constituted in 1866. Pop., 2, 650. The living is a p. curacy. Value, not reported. Patron, W. Hopkins, Esq. The church was built in 1865. There are a Wesleyan chapel and the Burton workhouse.

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


The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

STRETTON, a township-chapelry in Burton-upon-Trent parish, Stafford; 1¾ mile N by W of Burton r. station. Post town, Burton-upon-Trent. Real property, £2,671. Pop., 472. Houses, 87. The living is a p. curacy, annexed to that of Holy Trinity-Burton.

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


Ordnance Survey One-Inch Sheet 62 Burton & Walsall, Published 1921

Ordnance Survey One-Inch Sheet 120 Burton upon Trent, Published 1962 


  • County: Derbyshire; Staffordshire
  • Civil Registration District: Burton upon Trent
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of Burton on Trent
  • Diocese: Lichfield
  • Rural Deanery: Tutbury
  • Poor Law Union: Burton upon Trent
  • Hundred: Repton and Gresley
  • Province: Canterbury

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