|Alt names||Cow-Honeybourne||source: alternate spelling|
|Type||Chapelry, Civil parish|
|Located in||Gloucestershire, England ( - 1931)|
|Also located in||Worcestershire, England (1931 - )|
|See also||Kiftsgate Hundred, Gloucestershire, England||hundred in which the parish was located until 1931|
|Pebworth Rural, Gloucestershire, England||rural district of which it was part 1894-1931|
|Evesham Rural, Worcestershire, England||rural district of which it was part 1931-1974|
|Honeybourne, Worcestershire, England||parish into which it merged in 1958|
|Wychavon District, Hereford and Worcester, England||district municipality covering the area 1974-1998|
|Wychavon District, Worcestershire, England||district municipality covering the area from 1998 onward|
- source: Family History Library Catalog
Cow Honeybourne was originally a chapelry in the ancient parish of Church Honeybourne. However, Cow Honeybourne was located in Gloucestershire while Church Honeybourne was located in Worcestershire. Cow Honeybourne was part of the Kiftsgate Hundred.
While in Gloucestershire Cow Honeybourne was part of Pebworth Rural District from 1894 until 1931. It was then transferred to the Evesham Rural District in Worcestershire.
- the following text is based on an article in Wikipedia
In 1958 Church Honeybourne and Cow Honeybourne merged to make one parish named Honeybourne. Honeybourne is a mainly agricultural parish about 5 miles (8 km) east of Evesham. RAF Honeybourne, just south of the village, was operational from 1940 until 1947.
For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Honeybourne.
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Categories: Gloucestershire, England | Cow Honeybourne, Gloucestershire, England | Kiftsgate Hundred, Gloucestershire, England | Pebworth Rural, Gloucestershire, England | Worcestershire, England | Church Honeybourne, Worcestershire, England | Evesham Rural, Worcestershire, England | Wychavon District, Hereford and Worcester, England | Wychavon District, Worcestershire, England