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Archives and Libraries

  • Original source material relating to Charfield, 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 Charfield 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 Charfield which are provided by:


Historical Geography

  • The Parish Church of St. John is a "new church built 1879-1882; (the) old church of St. James, a mile away, (is) largely disused since that date."
    (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 Charfield 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 ST720920 (Lat/Lon: 51.626068, -2.405911), Charfield which are provided by: