ASTON MAGNA, Gloucestershire
- Original source material relating to Aston Magna, and other parishes in
Diocese of Gloucester may be found at the
- "ASTON MAGNA, a hamlet in the parish of Blockley, upper division of the
hundred of Oswaldslow, in the county of Worcester, but surrounded by the
county of Gloucester, 2 miles to the N. of Moreton-in-the-Marsh. The old
Fosse Way passes near it. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese
of Worcester, value £105, in the patronage of Lord Redesdale. The church is
dedicated to St. John."
[Description from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
- "Ecclesiastical parish formed from Blockley, 1847.
Vicarage united with Blockley since 1948."
(Ref: Guide to the Parish Records of the City of Bristol and the
County of Gloucester; I. Gray & E. Ralph, 1963)
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