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- Original source material relating to Slad, and other parishes in Diocese of Gloucester may be found at the Gloucestershire Archives.
Description and Travel
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- "SLADE, a chapelry in the parishes of Painswick and Stroud, county Gloucester, 2 miles N.E. of Stroud. The village, which is small, is situated in a vale, through which passes the road to Cheltenham, and on the bank of Slade Water is a cloth factory, one of the largest in the W. of England. An Episcopal chapel was erected in 1831."
[Description from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
- "Ecclesiastical parish formed from Painswick, 1844."
(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 Slad has been placed at times in the past.
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You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SO870070 (Lat/Lon: 51.761486, -2.189781), Slad which are provided by: