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You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Edge 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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  • "EDGE, a tything in the parish of Painswick, hundred of Bisley, county Gloucester, about 6 miles S.E. of Gloucester."
    [Description from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]

Historical Geography

  • "Vicarage united with Pitchcombe since 1932; ecclesiastical parish formed from parts of Painswick, Harescombe, Haresfield and Brookthorpe, 1873. In civil parishes of Painswick and Harescombe."
    (Ref: Guide to the Parish Records of the City of Bristol and the County of Gloucester; I. Gray & E. Ralph, 1963)

You can see the administrative areas in which Edge 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 SO840090 (Lat/Lon: 51.779390, -2.233342), Edge which are provided by: