LYNEHAM, a hamlet in the parish of Shipton-under-Wychwood, hundred of Chadlington, county Oxford, 1.5 mile N. of Shipton, and 4 miles S.W. of Chipping-Norton. The river Evenlode flows through this place. The living is a perpetual curacy in the gift of the vicar of the parish. The church is a small modern edifice. The tithes have been commuted for land and corn-rents under an Enclosure Act in 1787.

The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003

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