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- Original source material relating to Chipping Sodbury, and other parishes in Diocese of Gloucester may be found at the Gloucestershire Archives.
Description and Travel
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You can see maps centred on OS grid reference ST720820 (Lat/Lon: 51.536155, -2.405111), Chipping Sodbury which are provided by:
- "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.