Aldsworth

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Aldsworth
Aldsworth church - geograph.org.uk - 1609968.jpg
St Bartholomew's
Aldsworth is located in Gloucestershire
Aldsworth
Aldsworth
 Aldsworth shown within Gloucestershire
Population 236 
OS grid reference SP1510
District Cotswold
Shire county Gloucestershire
Region South West
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Police Gloucestershire
Fire Gloucestershire
Ambulance South Western
EU Parliament South West England
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Coordinates: 51°47′N 1°47′W / 51.78°N 01.78°W / 51.78; -01.78

Aldsworth is a village and civil parish in the Cotswold district of Gloucestershire, about ten miles north-east of Cirencester. In 2010 its population was 236.[1] Aldsworth is a large parish, slightly north of the River Leach.

In the 1870's, Aldsworth was described as:

"A parish in Northleach district, Gloucester; near the river Leach, 10 miles NE of Cirencester r. station. It has a post office under Cheltenham. Acres, 3,460. Real property, £3,107. Pop., 430. Houses, 82. The property is divided among a few. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Gloucester and Bristol. Value, £66. Patron, Christ's Church, Oxford. The church stands on a hill, and commands an extensive view." [2]

It had a population of 3143 according according to the 2011 census.[3]

Sherbourne Arms, Aldsworth

References[edit]

  1. ^ Parish population estimates for Gloucestershire Gloucestershire County Council
  2. ^ Wilson, John Marius (1870). Gazetteer of England and Wales. Edinburgh: A. Fullerton & Co. Retrieved 21 January 2015. 
  3. ^ "Aldsworth, (Parish): Key Figures for 2011 Census: Key Statistics.". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 27 January 2015. 

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