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Rollright is a civil parish in West Oxfordshire, England. It contains the villages of Great Rollright and Little Rollright and some of the prehistoric Rollright Stones. The parish is on West Oxfordshire's boundary with Cherwell District and Oxfordshire's boundary with Warwickshire.

The name is thought to derive from the Old English Hrolla-landriht meaning "the land of Hrolla".[1]


  1. ^ "Introducing the Rollright Stones" at
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