Wotton, Gloucester

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Not to be confused with Wotton-under-Edge.

Wotton is a suburb of Gloucester, England.[1] It is situated close to the city centre, the Royal Hospital, the city's railway station and to London Road.[1]

In the Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870–72) John Marius Wilson described Wotton:

WOOTTON, [sic] a hamlet and a ville in St. Mary-de-Lode parish, Gloucestershire; adjacent to Gloucester city. Real property, £5,425. Pop. of the hamlet in 1851, 1,174; in 1861, 1,562,-of whom 578 were in the county lunatic asylum. Houses, 204. Pop. of the ville, in 1851, 56; in 1861, 91. Houses, 21.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ordnance Survey: Landranger map sheet 162 Gloucester & Forest of Dean (Map). Ordnance Survey. 2011. ISBN 9780319229118. 
  2. ^ "A Vision of Britain Through Time: Wotton". www.visionofbritain.co.uk. GB Historical GIS/University of Portsmouth. Retrieved 18 March 2016. 

Coordinates: 51°52′5″N 2°13′39″W / 51.86806°N 2.22750°W / 51.86806; -2.22750