Place:Binsey, Oxfordshire, England

TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates51.77°N 1.295°W
Located inOxfordshire, England
See alsoWootton Hundred, Oxfordshire, Englandancient county division in which it was located
Oxford, Oxfordshire, Englandcity and county borough of which it was part
City of Oxford District, Oxfordshire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog
the text in this section is based on an article in Wikipedia

Binsey is a village by the River Thames about 1.5 miles (2.4 km) northwest of the centre of Oxford. It is the opposite side of the river from Port Meadow and about 1 mile (1.6 km) southwest of the ruins of Godstow Abbey.

Binsey was a separate civil parish within Oxford County Borough until 1926 when it was wholly absorbed into the city.


For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Binsey, Oxfordshire.

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