Place:Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, England

NameChipping Norton
Alt namesChipping-Nortonsource: Family History Library Catalog
Norton-Chippingsource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish, Borough (municipal)
Coordinates51.948°N 1.548°W
Located inOxfordshire, England
See alsoChadlington Hundred, Oxfordshire, Englandancient county division in which it was located
West Oxfordshire District, Oxfordshire, Englanddistrict 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

Chipping Norton is a market town and civil parish in the Cotswold Hills in the West Oxfordshire District of Oxfordshire, England, about 12 miles (19 km) southwest of Banbury and 18 miles (29 km) northwest of Oxford. The 2011 UK census recorded the parish's population as 6,337.

The town lost its status as a municipal borough in 1974 on the formation of the West Oxfordshire District. All municipal boroughs across the country were abolished at this time.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Chipping Norton.

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