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Archives and Libraries

  • Original source material relating to Tidenham, 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 Tidenham 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.

Church History

  • The Church of St John the Evangelist at Beachley was closed in the late 1990s, with its future (in 2003) yet to be decided.
    [Information kindly provided by a lady who was baptised and married there]

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Tidenham which are provided by:


Historical Geography

  • For Lancaut "Rectory, united with Highnam since 1922, and with Rudford since 1955. In civil parish of Highnam since 1935."
    (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 Tidenham 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 ST550950 (Lat/Lon: 51.651934, -2.651873), Tidenham which are provided by: