Bramshall in 1859


Topographical Dictionary of England, Samuel Lewis - 1859

BRAMSHALL (ST. LAWRENCE), a parish, in the union of UTTOXETER, S. division of the hundred of TOTMONSLOW, N. division of the county of STAFFORD, 2 miles (W. by S.) from Uttoxeter; containing 170 inhabitants, and comprising 1276a. 1r. 38p.

The living is a discharged rectory, valued in the king's books at £4.3.9., and in the patronage of Lord Willoughby de Broke: the tithes have been commuted for a rent-charge of £145, and there are nearly 43 acres of glebe. The church was erected at the expense of Lord Willoughby de Broke.  

[Description(s) from The Topographical Dictionary of England (1859) by Samuel Lewis - Transcribed by Mike Harbach ©2020]