Binton Warwickshire Family History Guide

Status: Ancient Parish

Parish church: St Peter

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1539
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1608

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Parishes adjacent to Binton

Historical Descriptions

Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Circa 1870

Binton, a parish in Stratford-on-Avon district, Warwick; on the river Avon, 4 miles W by S of Stratford-on-Avon r. station. Post-town, Stratford-on-Avon. Acres, 1,260. Real property, £1,697. Pop., 230. Houses, 54. The property is divided among a few. Paving-stone is quarried; and needles and fish-hooks are made. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £140. Patron, the Marquis of Hertford. The church is decayed.

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

Parish Records

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Maps

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Binton
Binton. Looking north-west along the main street in the village of Binton. Dave Bushell / Binton / CC BY-SA 2.0

Administration

  • County: Warwickshire
  • Civil Registration District: Stratford on Avon
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Warwick
  • Poor Law Union: Stratford on Avon
  • Hundred: Barlinchway
  • Province: Canterbury