Place:Long Marston, Gloucestershire, England

NameLong Marston
Alt namesMarston Sicca
Coordinates52.136°N 1.777°W
Located inGloucestershire, England     ( - 1931)
Also located inWarwickshire, England     (1931 - present)
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-on-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
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Long Marston is a village and civil parish about 5 miles (8.0 km) southwest of Stratford-upon-Avon in Warwickshire, England. The southern and western boundaries of the parish form part of the county boundary with Gloucestershire. Long Marston was part of Gloucestershire until 1931, when the Provisional Order Confirmation (Gloucestershire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire) Act transferred it to Warwickshire. Long Marston had a population of 385 according to the UK census of 2001.

The parish of Long Marston, 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.

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