Place:Dorsington, Gloucestershire, England

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NameDorsington
TypeCivil parish
Coordinates52.1456°N 1.8086°W
Located inGloucestershire, England     ( - 1931)
Also located inWarwickshire, England     (1931 - )
See alsoKiftsgate (hundred), Gloucestershire, Englandhundred in which the parish was located
Marston Sicca Rural, Gloucestershire, Englandrural district of which it was part 1894-1931
Stratford-upon-Avon Rural, Warwickshire, Englandrural district of which it was part 1931-1974
Stratford-on-Avon (district), Warwickshire, Englanddistrict municipality in which it has been located since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog
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Dorsington is a civil parish in the Stratford-on-Avon District, in the county of Warwickshire, England. Dorsington was in Gloucestershire until it was transferred to Warwickshire in 1931. It is located 2¾ miles west of Milcote railway station. Dorsington was recorded in the Domesday Book as Dorsitone or Dorsintune. In 2001 it had a population of 138 living in 49 houses.

The parish of Dorsington, which had been part of Marston Sicca Rural District since 1894, was transferred to Warwickshire in 1931 along with the other parishes in the rural district. A further explanation will be found under Marston Sicca Rural District where a map of the area is included.

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