Loxley (Stratford-upon-Avon)

From International Robin Hood Bibliography
Locality
Coordinate 52.174334, -1.624705
Adm. div. Warwickshire
Vicinity c. 6 km SW of Stratford-upon-Avon
Type Settlement
Interest Literary locale
Status Extant
First Record c. 1600
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Loxley.
Loxley Church on the Hill; view from the public footpath near Loxley Hall / Ian Paterson, 14 May 2008, Creative Commons, via Geograph.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2017-01-15. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-01-05.

The village of Loxley, c. 6 km SW of Stratford-upon-Avon, is first recorded as early as 985. The name means "Locc's clearing or wood".[1] Names derived from it in the area include Loxley Hall, Loxley Road, and Loxley Lane.

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