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Archives and Libraries

  • Original source material relating to Yanworth, 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 Yanworth 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 Yanworth which are provided by:


  • "YANWORTH, a chapelry and township in the parish of Hazleton, hundred of Bradley, county Gloucester, 3½ miles N.W. of Northleach, and 10 E. of Cheltenham. The village is situated on the Cotswold hills. The soil is stone brash. The living is a curacy annexed to Hazleton. The church, dedicated to St. Andrew, or St. Michael, is a chapel-of-ease to Hazleton."
    [Description from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868) transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Yanworth 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 SP070130 (Lat/Lon: 51.815544, -1.899871), Yanworth which are provided by: