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Chipping Campden

Archives and Libraries

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


Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Chipping Campden 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 SP150390 (Lat/Lon: 52.049152, -1.782691), Chipping Campden which are provided by:

Names, Geographical

  • "Chipping" (or cheping, to mean buying and selling) in place-names identifies a location where a market was held. Examples in other counties include High Wycombe (Buckinghamshire) sometimes called Chipping Wycombe, Chipping Lambourne (Berkshire); and Cheapside in the City of London was so named because of the market which was held there.