Place:Sutton-under-Brailes, Warwickshire, England

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NameSutton-under-Brailes
Alt namesSutton-under-Brailssource: John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales
TypeCivil parish
Coordinates52.0331°N 1.5625°W
Located inWarwickshire, England     (1844 - )
Also located inGloucestershire, England     ( - 1844)
See alsoWestminster (hundred), Gloucestershire, Englandhundred in which it was located
source: Family History Library Catalog


A Vision of Britain through Time provides the following description of Sutton-under-Brailes from John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales of 1870-72:

"SUTTON-UNDER-BRAILS, a parish in Shipston-on-Stour [registration] district, Warwick; 7¼ miles NE by E of Moreton [railway] station. Post town, Shipston-on-Stour. Acres: 1,135. Rated property: £1,651. Population: 227. Houses: 47. The manor belongs to Sir P. V. Pole, Bart. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value: £313. Patron, the Bishop of [Gloucester and Brisol]]. The church is good."

Sutton-under-Brails was located in Gloucestershire until 1844 when it was transferred to Warwickshire under the Counties (Detached Parts) Act 1844.

Registration Districts

Shipston-on-Stour in Warwickshire (1837 - 1985)
South Warwickshire in Warwickshire (1985 - )

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