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Archives and Libraries

  • Original source material relating to Bagendon, and other parishes in Diocese of Gloucester may be found at the Gloucestershire Archives.


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Bagendon area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Description and Travel

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  • "BADGINGTON, (or Bagendon), a parish in the hundred of Crowthorne and Minety, in the county of Gloucester, 3 miles to the N. of Cirencester, its post town. It is situated on the river Churn, which is crossed by Bearidge Bridge. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol, value £191, in the patronage of the Principal and Fellows of Jesus College, Oxford. The church is dedicated to St. Margaret."
    [Description from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Bagendon has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.


You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SP010060 (Lat/Lon: 51.752647, -1.986930), Bagendon which are provided by: