- Original source material relating to Highnam, and other parishes in
Diocese of Gloucester may be found at the
- "HIGHNAM, a hamlet in the parish of Churcham, hundred of Dudstone, county
Gloucester, 2 miles W. of Gloucester. The principal residence is Highnam
Court, built by the Cookes, after a design by Hugo Jones. It contains a
picture gallery, with an original portrait of Cromwell, a Madonna by
Titian, Algernon Sydney by Lely, &c."
[Description from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
- "Ecclesiastical parish formed from tithings of Over
and Linton in Churcham, 1851."
(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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