CLAPTON ON THE HILL, Gloucestershire
- Original source material relating to Clapton on the Hill, and other parishes in
Diocese of Gloucester may be found at the
- "CLAPTON, (or Clapton-on-the-hill), a parish in the lower division of the
hundred of Slaughter, in the county of Gloucester, 4 miles from Northleach,
its post town, and 2 miles S.E. of Bourton-on-the-Water. The Great Western
railway passes near the village, and has a station at Bourton. The living
is a curacy annexed to the rectory of Bourton-on-the-Water, in the diocese
of Gloucester and Bristol, in the patronage of Wadham College, Oxford. The
church is a small but ancient edifice."
[Description from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
- "(Chapelry annexed to Bourton-on-the-Water)"
(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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