- Original source material relating to Brookthorpe, and other parishes in
Diocese of Gloucester may be found at the
- "BROCKTHROP, (or Brookthrop), a parish in the middle division of the hundred
of Dudstone, in the county of Gloucester, 4 miles to the S. of Gloucester.
It lies at the West foot of the Cotswold hills. The living is a vicarage in
the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol, of the value With the perpetual
curacy of Whaddon annexed, of £180, in the patronage of the Dean and
Chapter of Gloucester and J. Pitt, Esq. The church is dedicated to St.
[Description from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
- "Vicarage, united with Whaddon since 1840. Civil parish united
with Whaddon, 1935; renamed Brookthorpe-with-Whaddon, 1956."
(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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