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Boxwell and Leighterton

Archives and Libraries

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


  • St Mary, Boxwell & Leighterton, Church of England

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Boxwell and Leighterton 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

You can see pictures of Boxwell and Leighterton which are provided by:


Historical Geography

  • "Formerly St Andrew (Rectory, with chapelry of St Andrew, formerly St James, Leighterton, annexed)"
    (Ref: Guide to the Parish Records of the City of Bristol and the County of Gloucester; I. Gray & E. Ralph, 1963)

You can see the administrative areas in which Boxwell and Leighterton 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 ST829910 (Lat/Lon: 51.617515, -2.248399), Boxwell and Leighterton which are provided by: