"WOLVERTON, a parish in the hundred of Barlichway, county Warwick, 4½ miles N.E. of Stratford-on-Avon, and 5 S.W. of Warwick. The village is situated in the vale of the Avon. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Worcester, value £300. The church is dedicated to St. Mary the Virgin."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]