Bayston Hill

Berries Lane, Bayston Hill. The copyright on this image is owned by Andrew Bennett and is licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 license.

Bayston Hill, Shropshire Family History

Bayston Hill is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Shropshire, created in 1843 from Shrewsbury St Julian Ancient Parish and Condover Ancient Parish.

Parish church:

Parish registers begin: 1846

Nonconformists include:

Parishes adjacent to Bayston Hill

  • Berrington
  • Sutton
  • Meole Brace
  • Condover
  • Shrewsbury St Chad
  • Pontesbury

Historical Descriptions

Bayston Gregory Shropshire Gazetteer 1824

Bayston. A township in the parish of Condover, and in the Condover division of the hundred of Condover. 2 ½ miles South of Shrewsbury.

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


Bayston Hill Cassey Directory of Shropshire 1871


OS Map name 041/NW Annscroft, Bayston Hill, Great Lyth, Hook-a-Gate, Little Lyth, Lythbank, Pulley, SY5 8, SY3 0. Date: between 1883 and 1895. View Map


  • County: Shropshire
  • Civil Registration District: Atcham; Shrewsbury
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Lichfield
  • Rural Deanery: Shrewsbury
  • Poor Law Union: Atcham, Shrewsbury
  • Hundred: Condover
  • Province: Canterbury