Hensington  Oxfordshire


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

HENSINGTON, a hamlet in Bladon parish, Oxford; 2 miles S of Woodstock. Acres, 340. Real property, £1, 537. Pop., 271. Houses, 41. The Woodstock workhouse is here; and, at the Census of 1861, had 86 inmates.

Hensington through time

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

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Hensington in West Oxfordshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 20th October 2021

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