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Somerford Keynes

Archives and Libraries

  • Original source material relating to Somerford Keynes, and other parishes in Diocese of Gloucester may be found at the Gloucestershire Archives; with the exeception of Bishops Transcripts, which (if they exist) should be found at Wiltshire & Swindon Archives.


  • All Saints, Somerford Keynes (Wilts. 1837-97), Church of England

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

Historical Geography

  • "Gloucester Diocese. Cirencester R.D. Civil parish includes Shorncote since 1894. Transferred from Wiltshire 1897."
    (Ref: Guide to the Parish Records of the City of Bristol and the County of Gloucester; I. Gray & E. Ralph, 1963)

    See also: Kemble, Poole Keynes, Shorncote.

You can see the administrative areas in which Somerford Keynes 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 SU019960 (Lat/Lon: 51.662732, -1.973944), Somerford Keynes which are provided by: