Place:


Winnington  Shropshire

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Winnington like this:

Winnington, vil., on W. border of Shropshire, 13 miles W. of Shrewsbury; was the birthplace of Thomas Parr ("Old Parr"), who is said to have attained the age of 152.

Additional information about this locality is available for Wollaston

Winnington through time

Winnington is now part of Shrewsbury and Atcham district. Click here for graphs and data of how Shrewsbury and Atcham has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Winnington itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Winnington, in Shrewsbury and Atcham and Shropshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/26791

Date accessed: 27th October 2021


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