Place:Abbots Morton, Worcestershire, England

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NameAbbots Morton
Alt namesAbbots-Mortonsource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeVillage, Parish
Coordinates52.194°N 1.961°W
Located inWorcestershire, England
Also located inHereford and Worcester, England     (1974 - 1998)
Worcestershire, England     (1998 - )
See alsoBlackenhurst (hundred), Worcestershire, Englandhundred of which the parish was a part
Feckenham Rural, Worcestershire, Englandrural district of which it was part 1894-1933
Evesham Rural, Worcestershire, Englandrural district of which it was part 1933-1974
Evesham Rural, Worcestershire, Englandrural district of which it was part 1894-1974
Wychavon District, Hereford and Worcester, Englanddistrict municipality into which it was transferred in 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Abbots Morton is a village and civil parish in the English county of Worcestershire. It consists of approximately 70 dwellings and 250 people. It retains 4 mixed working farms within the village boundaries. The village was the country retreat for the Abbots of Evesham Abbey and the moat that surrounded their house is still visible. The village church is dedicated to St Peter and is over 1000 years old.

The hamlet of Morton Spirt lies east of the village.

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