Bishopton Warwickshire Family History Guide

Status: Ecclesiastical Parish

Alternative names: Bishopston

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1590
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1609

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BISHOPTON, a hamlet and a chapelry in Old Stratford parish, Warwick. The hamlet lies adjacent to the Stratford and Avon canal, 2 miles NW of Stratford-on-Avon. Pop., 51. The chapelry is a p. curacy in the diocese of Worcester; in the patronage of the Vicar of Stratford; the statistics not reported.

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

Parish Records

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Vision of Britain historical maps


  • County: Warwickshire
  • Civil Registration District: Stratford on Avon
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of Stratford upon Avon
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Kineton
  • Poor Law Union: Stratford on Avon
  • Hundred: Barlinchway
  • Province: Canterbury