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Archives and Libraries

  • Original source material relating to Nailsworth, and other parishes in Diocese of Gloucester may be found at the Gloucestershire Archives.


You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Nailsworth 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

You can see pictures of Nailsworth which are provided by:


Historical Geography

  • "(Vicarage, formerly chapelry of Avening). Civil parish formed 1892 from Avening, Horsley and Minchinhampton. Ecclesiastical parish formed 1895."
    (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 Nailsworth 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 ST840990 (Lat/Lon: 51.689478, -2.232880), Nailsworth which are provided by: