Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire Poor Law Union

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History

Stratford-on-Avon Poor Law Union was formed on 30th May 1836.

Parishes

County of Warwick: 

Alveston, WarwickshireAtherstone on Stour, WarwickshireBearley, WarwickshireBeaudesert, WarwickshireBillesley, WarwickshireBinton, Warwickshire, Charlecote, WarwickshireClaverdon, Warwickshire, Combroke [Combrook] ,  Compton Verney, Warwickshire, Lower Eatington, WarwickshireSherbourne with Fulbrook, WarwickshireHampton Lucy, WarwickshireKineton, Warwickshire , Langley ,  Luddington, WarwickshireLoxley, WarwickshireMoreton Morrell, WarwickshireNewbold Pacey, WarwickshirePreston Bagot, Warwickshire, Snitterfield, Warwickshire, Stratford on Avon , Old Stratford  ,  Temple Grafton, Warwickshire, Wellesbourne Hastings, Wellesbourne, Warwickshire Mountford , Whitchurch ,  Wolverton, Warwickshire.
Counties of Warwick and Gloucester: 

Wootton Wawen, WarwickshireWelford, Gloucestershire, Weston-on-Avon .


County of Worcester:

Alderminster  .


County of Gloucester:

 Clifford Chambers, GloucestershireDorsington, GloucestershireMarston Sicca, Gloucestershire , Preston on Stour, Gloucestershire.

Later Additions (from 1894): Bickmarsh , Drayton , Milcote ,.

External web site

For more information on the history of the workhouse, see Peter Higginbotham's web site: www.workhouses.org.uk and http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?StratfordOnAvon/StratfordOnAvon.shtml for maps and images and old phographs