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Stow on the Wold

Archives and Libraries

  • Original source material relating to Stow on the Wold, 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 Stow on the Wold 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 Stow on the Wold which are provided by:


Historical Geography

  • Maugersbury "Formerly a hamlet of Stow-on-the-Wold; but had maintained its own poor since at least 1775, and appears as a separate civil parish in Census 1871."
    (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 Stow on the Wold 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 SP190250 (Lat/Lon: 51.923159, -1.725133), Stow on the Wold which are provided by: