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- Original source material relating to Whittington, and other parishes in Diocese of Gloucester may be found at the Gloucestershire Archives.
Description and Travel
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- "WHITTINGTON, a parish in the hundred of Bradley, county Gloucester, 4 miles S.E. of Cheltenham. The village is situated under the Cotswold hills. The surface is undulating, and the lower grounds are watered by the Colne brook. There are quarries of stone. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol, value £300. There is a school with a small endowment."
[Description from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SP014209 (Lat/Lon: 51.886615, -1.981080), Whittington which are provided by: