SHOTOVER, an extra parochial place in the hundred of Bullingdon, county Oxford, 4.5 miles N.E. of Oxford. It is situated under Shotover Hill, which rises 599 feet in height. Forest Hill was the residence of Richard Powell, Milton's father-in-law.The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003
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