Tibberton, Worcestershire

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Tibberton
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Tibberton - ribbon development
Tibberton is located in Worcestershire
Tibberton
Tibberton
 Tibberton shown within Worcestershire
Population 482 (2001 census)[1]
OS grid reference SO903572
Civil parish Tibberton
District Wychavon
Shire county Worcestershire
Region West Midlands
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Droitwich
Postcode district WR9
Dialling code 01905
Police West Mercia
Fire Hereford and Worcester
Ambulance West Midlands
EU Parliament West Midlands
List of places
UK
England
Worcestershire

Coordinates: 52°12′47″N 2°08′31″W / 52.213°N 2.142°W / 52.213; -2.142

Tibberton is a village in Worcestershire, England. It is located around 4 miles north-east of Worcester and less than a mile from junction 6 of the M5 motorway. The Worcester and Birmingham Canal passes just to the north of the village.

The unusual dedication of Tibberton's Church of England parish church to St. Peter ad Vincula[2] ("St. Peter in Chains") is derived from the ancient Basilica of San Pietro in Vincoli in Rome.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Area selected: Wychavon (Non-Metropolitan District)". Neighbourhood Statistics: Full Dataset View. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 16 June 2010. 
  2. ^ "St Peter ad Vincula, Tibberton". A Church Near You. The Church of England. Retrieved 16 June 2010.