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- Original source material relating to Alveston, and other parishes in Diocese of Bristol may be found at the Bristol Record Office.
Description and Travel
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in which Alveston has been placed at times in the past.
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You can see maps centred on OS grid reference ST630880 (Lat/Lon: 51.589582, -2.535500), Alveston which are provided by:
From the Alveston Burial Register: 1813-1870:-
"According to the testimony of John Cullimore (aged 81) the No of inhabitants of the Parish of Alveston in 1770 was 205, and only 5 communicants: the No of houses in 1786 was 47:- the No of houses in Alveston down, from the Ship Inn to the hollow beyond the lime kilns, going to Olveston, was 3 containing 7 inhabitants: the No of houses at Rudgeway in Alveston psh was 3."
(Note from John Rawes: Perpl Curate)