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Whitminster

Archives and Libraries

  • Original source material relating to Whitminster (Wheatenhurst), and other parishes in Diocese of Gloucester may be found at the Gloucestershire Archives.

Churches

  • St Andrew, Whitminster (Wheatenhurst), Church of England

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

Gazetteers

Historical Geography

  • "Vicarage united with Framilode, Fretherne and Saul since 1933. The name 'Wheatenhurst' was officially changed to Whitminster, 1945."
    (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 Whitminster has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SO772085 (Lat/Lon: 51.774658, -2.331875), Whitminster which are provided by: