Place:South Stoke, Oxfordshire, England

NameSouth Stoke
Alt namesLittlestokesource: hamlet in parish
Stoke Marmionsource: manor in parish
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates51.547°N 1.135°W
Located inOxfordshire, England
See alsoDorchester Hundred, Oxfordshire, Englandancient county division in which it was located
Crowmarsh Rural, Oxfordshire, Englandrural district of which it was part 1894-1932
Henley Rural, Oxfordshire, Englandrural district in which it was located 1932-1974
South Oxfordshire District, Oxfordshire, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

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South Stoke is a village and civil parish on an east bank of the Thames, about 1.5 miles (2.4 km) north of Goring-on-Thames in the South Oxfordshire District. Less than 1 mile (1.6 km) to its north of the village is the hamlet and manor house of Littlestoke (or Stoke Marmion). In the 2001 UK census the parish had a population of 458.

Isambard Kingdom Brunel built Moulsford Railway Bridge in 1839-40.


Littlestoke is a hamlet on the River Thames sometimes seen in texts as "Little Stoke". It is located on the old road that linked Wallingford and Reading via Goring Heath.

Littlestoke has a manor house, still a farmhouse with a smaller estate than previously, which has three outlying associated barns, listed for their architecture.

Until at least 1920 A ferryman used to be available to cross the Thames to Cholsey.

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