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Archives and Libraries

  • Original source material relating to Shenington, and other parishes in Diocese of Oxford may be found at the Oxfordshire Record Office; with the exeception of Bishops Transcripts, which (if they exist) should be found at Gloucestershire Archives.


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Shenington area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Shenington which are provided by:


Historical Geography

  • Shenington was a detached parish of Gloucestershire until 1844. It is now in Oxfordshire.
    [q.v. Kain & Oliver; OS Map 145, parish #29/1]

    See also: Widford.

You can see the administrative areas in which Shenington has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.


You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SP369421 (Lat/Lon: 52.076000, -1.463013), Shenington which are provided by: