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Parkend

Archives and Libraries

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

Churches

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Parkend 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 Parkend which are provided by:

Historical Geography

  • "Ecclesiastical parish formed 1842 from extraparochial areas of the Forest of Dean and part of Newland parish."
    (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 Parkend has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SO610080 (Lat/Lon: 51.769265, -2.566608), Parkend which are provided by: