^top^

Waterperry

WATERPERRY, a parish in the hundred of Bullingdon, county Oxford, 2.5 miles S.W. from Wheatley, its post town, and 6 from Thame. The village is situated on the river Thame. The parish includes the hamlet of Thomley. The living is a vicarage* in the diocese of Oxford, value £60. The church, dedicated to St. Mary, contains two brasses of the Curzon family, bearing dates 1527 and 1370, some stained glass windows, with arms, and the effigy of a Templar, and in the chancel is a monument by Chantry. J. W. Henley, Esq., is lord of the manor.

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


 Find help, report problems, or contribute information

 Maintained by Malcolm Austen.

 © 2011 GENUKI and its trustees

Note: The information provided by GENUKI must not be used for commercial purposes, and all specific restrictions concerning usage, copyright notices, etc., that are to be found on individual information pages within GENUKI must be strictly adhered to. Violation of these rules could gravely harm the cooperation that GENUKI is obtaining from many information providers, and hence threaten its whole future.
places/waterperry/start.txt · Last modified: 2011/07/28 15:28 (external edit)