Place:


Compton Scorpion  Warwickshire

 

In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Compton Scorpion like this:

COMPTON-SCORPION, a hamlet in Ilmington parish, Warwick; 3½ miles W by N of Shipston-on-Stour. It belonged to the Palmers; and was the birthplace of Sir Thomas Overbury. Real property, £1, 154. .

Additional information about this locality is available for Ilmington

Compton Scorpion through time

Compton Scorpion is now part of Stratford on Avon district. Click here for graphs and data of how Stratford on Avon has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Compton Scorpion itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Compton Scorpion, in Stratford on Avon and Warwickshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/24984

Date accessed: 17th January 2020


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