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Charlton Abbots

Archives and Libraries

  • Original source material relating to Charlton Abbots, 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 Charlton Abbots 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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  • "CHARLTON ABBOTS, a parish in the lower division of the hundred of Kiftsgate, in the county of Gloucester, 2,2, miles from Winchcombe, and 5 from Cheltenham, its post town and railway station. The living is a perpetual curacy in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol, value £38, in the patronage of O. J. Chamberlayne, Esq. The church is a small ancient structure."
    [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 Charlton Abbots 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 SP030240 (Lat/Lon: 51.914481, -1.957806), Charlton Abbots which are provided by: