Place:


Water Orton  Warwickshire

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Water Orton like this:

WATER-ORTON, a chapelry in Aston parish, Warwick; on the Birmingham and Derby railway, 2¼ miles NW of Coleshill. It has a post-office under Birmingham, and a r. station. Real property, £1,535. Pop., 218. Houses, 48. There are several neat villas 'The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Worcester. Value, £115. Patrons, Trustees. The church is good.

Water Orton through time

Water Orton is now part of North Warwickshire district. Click here for graphs and data of how North Warwickshire has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Water Orton itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Water Orton in North Warwickshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/9392

Date accessed: 08th July 2020


Not where you were looking for?

Click here for more detailed advice on finding places within A Vision of Britain through Time , and maybe some references to other places called " Water Orton ".