- Original source material relating to Coleford, and other parishes in
Diocese of Gloucester may be found at the
- Christchurch is an "ecclesiastical parish formed from extra-parochial area of
the Forest of Dean, 1844."
Coleford was a "chapelry of Newland until 1872, united with Staunton
(Ref: Guide to the Parish Records of the City of Bristol and the
County of Gloucester; I. Gray & E. Ralph, 1963)
- "In County and Diocese of Glos. A small portion [of Coleford] was previously
within Herefordshire, near Welsh Bicknor"
(Ref: The Parish Registers of Herefordshire, J Harnden, 1987, ISBN 0 9512347 0 6).
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