Oldberrow, Worcestershire

Oldberrow is an Ancient Parish in the county of Worcestershire.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1649

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Oldberrow

  • Studley
  • Beoley
  • Wootton Wawen
  • Ullenhall
  • Morton Bagot

Historical Descriptions

Worcestershire Delineated C. and J. Greenwood 1822

Oldberrow – a parish in the hundred of Blakenhurst, lower division, nearly surrounded by Warwickshire, 4 miles W. from Henley-in-Arden; containing 19 inhabited houses. It takes its name from an ancient tumulus, wherein several curious warlike weapons have been found at different periods. The living is a rectory; Rev. Samuel Peshall, incumbent in his own right; instituted 1799. Population, 1801, 113 – 1811, 120 – 1821, 102.

Source: Worcestershire Delineated: Being a Topographical Description of Each Parish, Chapelry, Hamlet, &c. In the County; with the distances and bearings from their respective market towns, &c. By C. and J. Greenwood. Printed by T. Bensley, Crane Court, Fleet Street, London, 1822.


Oldberrow Billings Directory of Worcestershire 1855
Oldberrow Lewis Worcestershire Directory 1820


  • County: Worcestershire
  • Civil Registration District: Alcester
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Worcester
  • Rural Deanery: Warwick
  • Poor Law Union: Alcester
  • Hundred: Blackenhurst
  • Province: Canterbury