Stockton-on-Teme

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Stockton-on-Teme
Stockton on Teme church - geograph.org.uk - 76894.jpg
Stockton on Teme church
Stockton-on-Teme is located in Worcestershire
Stockton-on-Teme
Stockton-on-Teme
 Stockton-on-Teme shown within Worcestershire
OS grid reference SO715673
District Malvern Hills
Shire county Worcestershire
Region West Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town WORCESTER
Postcode district WR6
Police West Mercia
Fire Hereford and Worcester
Ambulance West Midlands
EU Parliament West Midlands
UK Parliament West Worcestershire
List of places
UK
England
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Coordinates: 52°18′14″N 2°25′06″W / 52.303808°N 2.418408°W / 52.303808; -2.418408

Stockton-on-Teme is a village and civil parish in the Malvern Hills District in the county of Worcestershire, England. It is close to the River Teme and is noted for its 12th century Norman church with an unusual circular graveyard.(photo).

The current house on Pensax Road called Stockton Lodge was changed from Wharf Cottage (2006) which was previously 2 workers cottages called 96 pensax road which were made into a single dwelling called Wharf Cottage.

Stockton-on-Teme was in the upper division of Doddingtree Hundred.[1]

The Rev. Thomas Pearson was Rector of Stockton-on-Teme from 1808 to 1828.[2] He then moved to become the Rector at Great Witley where from 1843 to 1846 he was also the chaplain to Queen Adelaide who at that time was living at Witley Court.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Morgan, Vanessa Worcestershire Family History Guidebook, 2011, The History Press, Stroud, Gloucestershire. p20
  2. ^ Wardle, Terry Heroes & Villains of Worcestershire 2010 The History Press Stroud, Gloucestershire p108
  3. ^ Wardle, Terry Heroes & Villains of Worcestershire 2010 The History Press Stroud, Gloucestershire p9

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