Place:Shipton under Wychwood, Oxfordshire, England

NameShipton under Wychwood
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates51.867°N 1.583°W
Located inOxfordshire, England
See alsoChadlington Hundred, Oxfordshire, Englandancient county division in which it was located
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source: Family History Library Catalog
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Shipton under Wychwood is a village and civil parish in the Evenlode valley about 4 miles (6.4 km) north of Burford in Oxfordshire, England. The parish is one of three named after the ancient forest of Wychwood. The others are Milton under Wychwood immediately to the west of the village and Ascott under Wychwood about 1.5 miles (2.4 km) to the east. The 2011 UK census recorded Shipton-under-Wychwood's parish population as 1,244.

Shipton under Wychwood was an ancient parish and many of the surrounding civil parishes were formerly chapelries within it.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Shipton-under-Wychwood.. Includes a short description of the parish church and a longer discussion of the manor of Langley which is reproduced under Langley.

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