Status: Extra-parochial

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: see surrounding parishes
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: see surrounding parishes

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

POSENHALL, an extra-parochial tract in Madeley district, Salop; 1 mile W S W of Broseley. Acres, 80. Pop., 22. Houses, 5.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Shropshire Gazetteer 1824

Posnall or Posenhall. An extraparochial place in the franchise of Wenlock. 2 houses, 14 inhabitants.

Source: The Shropshire Gazetteer, with an Appendix, including a Survey of the County and Valuable Miscellaneous Information, with Plates. Printed and Published by T. Gregory, Wem, 1824

Parish Records

FamilySearch – Birth Marriage & Death Census Migration & Naturalization Military Probate & Court

Directories

Barrow (inc. Caughley, Shirlett, The Marsh, Swinney, Arlscot and Posenhall) – Cassey Directory of Shropshire 1871

Maps

Vision of Britain historical maps

Administration

County: Shropshire
Civil Registration District: Madeley
Probate Court: Search the courts of the surrounding parishes
Diocese: Not Applicable
Rural Deanery: Not Applicable
Poor Law Union: Madeley
Hundred: Much Wenlock Borough
Province: Canterbury