- "ROWELL, (or Roel), an extra parochial place in the lower division of
Kiftsgate hundred, county Gloucester, 3½ miles S. E. of Winchcombe. At the
time of Pope Nicholas's survey this place was a parish, and had a church.
It is now attached to Hawling for parochial purposes. The Independents have
a place of worship."
[Description from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)
transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
- "Formerly extraparochial; in civil parish of Hawling since 1935. No records found."
(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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