Acton Turville

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Acton Turville
Once the essentials of village life - geograph.org.uk - 488934.jpg
Parish Church, Acton Turville
Acton Turville is located in Gloucestershire
Acton Turville
Acton Turville
 Acton Turville shown within Gloucestershire
Population 370 [1]
OS grid reference ST8084480865
Civil parish Acton Turville
District Chipping-Sodbury
Shire county Gloucestershire
Ceremonial county Gloucestershire
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town South Gloucestershire
Postcode district GL9
Dialling code 01454
Police Gloucestershire
Fire Gloucestershire
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
UK Parliament South Gloucestershire
List of places
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Coordinates: 51°31′34″N 2°16′34″W / 51.526°N 2.276°W / 51.526; -2.276

Acton Turville is a village in South Gloucestershire, England. It lies 17 miles east of the city of Bristol, with the M4 running southwards of the parish. It is listed as "Achetone" in the Domesday Book.

Ordnance Survey of the Parish of Acton Turville located in Gloucestershire.

About[edit]

According to John Marius in 1870, From the imperial gazetteer of England and Wales - Acton Turville is

"a parish in Chipping-Sodbury district, Gloucester; near the Fosse way and under the Cotswold hills",[2]

The parish church of St Mary's is Grade II* listed.[3]


History[edit]

Population[edit]

Total Population of Acton Turville, Gloucestershire, as reported by the Census of Population from 1801-2011

Occupational Statistics[edit]

Occupation Statistics of Residents in Acton Turville dated in 1881. This shows both the occupations of male and female residents in a number of professions.

Transport and Location[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011 UK census
  2. ^ Wilson, John Marius (1870–72). Gazatteer of England and Wales. Acton Turville: A. Fullerton & Co. Retrieved 5 March 2015. 
  3. ^ Historic England. "Details from listed building database (1155143)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 15 September 2013. 

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