|Type||Parish (ancient), Civil parish|
|Located in||Oxfordshire, England|
|See also||Lewknor Hundred, Oxfordshire, England||ancient county division in which it was located|
|Thame Rural, Oxfordshire, England||rural district in which it was located 1894-1932|
|Bullingdon Rural, Oxfordshire, England||rural district in which it was located 1932-1974|
|South Oxfordshire District, Oxfordshire, England||district municipality covering the area since 1974|
- source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
- source: Family History Library Catalog
- the text in this section is based on an article in Wikipedia
Chinnor is a large village and civil parish in the South Oxfordshire District of Oxfordshire, England about 4 miles (6.4 km) southeast of Thame. The village is a spring line settlement on the Icknield Way below the Chiltern escarpment. Since 1932 the civil parish has included the village of Emmington. The 2011 Census recorded the parish's population as 5,924.
Chinnor is primarily a dormitory village for Thame, High Wycombe, Aylesbury and London. Formerly it had a large cement works, and before that a number of furniture-making artisans.
For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Chinnor. Includes a summary of the ownership of the manor.
Categories: Oxfordshire, England | Chinnor, Oxfordshire, England | Lewknor Hundred, Oxfordshire, England | Thame Rural, Oxfordshire, England | Bullingdon Rural, Oxfordshire, England | South Oxfordshire District, Oxfordshire, England